Daily Direct Prior Day Sow and Boar (Purchased Swine) - Iowa So Minn
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Des Moines, Iowa                Thu, Dec 07, 2017               USDA Market News

IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT PRIOR DAY SOW & BOAR REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Wednesday, December 6, 2017

                        CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPE
                      SOWS & BOARS LIVE AND CARCASS BASIS

                                           Actual          Actual         Actual
                                        Prior Day        Week Ago       Year Ago
Producer Sold
  Negotiated                                1,943           2,368          1,946
  Swine or Pork Market Formula                261             442            665
  Negotiated Formula
Packer Sold (all purchase types)               26             198            187
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                                     SOWS
                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Sows Purchased (Live and Carcass Basis):  1,627

(Live Basis) Weight Range     Head Count     Avg Wgt     Price Range     Wtd Avg
             300-399               412         371       33.57-46.00       40.26
             400-449               292         426       33.00-47.00       39.17
             450-499               303         476       28.00-48.00       41.30
             500-549               407         525       35.60-50.12       45.31
             550/up                213         590       42.17-50.00       45.96
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BOARS (Live and Carcass Basis): 463
Price not reported due to confidentiality
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SOWS & BOARS PURCHASES BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 1,841             Minnesota                389
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Source:    USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
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