Western Cornbelt Daily Direct Hogs Afternoon
LM_HG212
Des Moines, Iowa                Thu, Sep 20, 2018               USDA Market News

WESTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT AFTERNOON HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, September 20, 2018
(Includes information from 1:30 PM to 1:30 PM.)

                          CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPE
                      BARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND CARCASS BASIS

                                      Estimated     Actual     Actual     Actual
                                          Today      Today   Week Ago   Year Ago
Producer Sold
Negotiated                                9,980      9,980      3,733      7,265
Other Market Formula (Futures/Options)   47,601     47,601     22,154     24,906
Swine or Pork Market Formula             86,757     86,757     94,129     89,267
Other Purchase Arrangement               43,122     43,122     62,171     34,985
Negotiated Formula                            0          0        195        340
Packer Sold (all purchase types)          6,580      6,580      7,235      9,114
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                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 9,274

Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM_HG208), 1.89 higher

Base Price Rng $50.00 - $61.00, Wtd Avg $59.16, 5 Day Rolling Avg $55.19
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 0                     5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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    COMBINED NEGOTIATED & NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 9,274

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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          WESTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT NEGOTIATED HOG PURCHASE MATRIX
          REPRESENTING INDIVIDUAL PACKER CARCASS MERIT BUYING PROGRAMS
      based on both Fat and Muscle Measurements for a 200 lb Carcass Basis

*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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                        CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS

   145#    -30.00 -10.98        175#   -3.00  1.00          205#    0.00  3.00
   155#    -30.00  -6.10        185#   -0.25  1.50          215#   -0.25  3.00
   165#    -15.00  -3.37        195#    0.00  3.00          225#   -2.25  1.00
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                  MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED

*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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          SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 94,669

Base Price Range $49.02 - $72.69, Weighted Average $58.46
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                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 827

Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM_HG208), 0.17 lower

Price Rng $37.24 - $44.10, Wtd Avg $41.59, 5 Day Rolling Avg $39.62
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 1,036

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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    COMBINED NEGOTIATED & NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 1,863

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                100,926               Kansas                 2,380
Minnesota            67,869               Missouri               5,191
Nebraska             21,555               South Dakota           7,663
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*Price not reported due to confidentiality, for more information visit: 
www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/ConfidentialityGuidelines.pdf

*Base Price is the price from which no discounts are subtracted and no premiums
are added.

Source:    USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
           515-284-4460      email:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
           24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain
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