BC-USDA-Eastern Cornbelt Hog Report

3/31/2015 9:15 AM
By Associated Press

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Des Moines, Iowa Tue, Mar 31, 2015 USDA Market News
EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Tuesday, March 31, 2015 (As of 9:30 AM)
CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPE
BARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND CARCASS BASIS
Estimated Actual Actual Actual
Today Today Week Ago Year Ago
Producer Sold
Negotiated 5,662 3,307 3,043 2,904
Other Market Formula 15,112 5,993 2,321 303
Swine or Pork Market Formula 39,940 6,732 5,665 3,819
Other Purchase Arrangement 15,245 5,581 5,779 4,271
Packer Sold (all purchase types) 0 0 0 0
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NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 2,970
*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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EASTERN 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
*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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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): 5,747
Base Price Range $54.00 - $60.89, Weighted Average $56.76
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NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)
Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 347
*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGIN
Georgia 163 Illinois 1,474
Indiana 2,085 Kentucky 1,577
Michigan 2,585 New York 350
Ohio 6,039 Pennsylvania 797
Wisconsin 175
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*For more information, please visit www.ams.usda.gov/ConfidentialityGuidelines*
Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA
515-284-4460 email: desm.lpgmn@usda.gov
24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews
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