Category: Swine Projections

Swine Feeding Projections – December 10, 2018

December 10, 2018

Swine Projections – December 10, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs was up $2 and feeder pigs receipts were to light for a good market test. Carcass prices were up for the week by $6 /cwt as we switch into the summer months marketings Open corn prices for the feeding period […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – December 3, 2018

December 4, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – December 3, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs was up $6 and feeder pigs were up $13 per head over last week. Carcass prices were down for the week by $1.42 /cwt Open corn prices for the feeding period were up by $0.03 per bu Open-market weaned […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – November 26, 2018

November 28, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – November 26, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs and feeder pigs were up $5 per head for the week. Carcass prices were up for the week by $1.16 /cwt Open corn prices for the feeding period were down by $0.04 per bu Open-market weaned pig profitability of […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – November 19, 2018

November 19, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – November 19, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs was steady for the week, while feeder pig values jumped (+$4.00/head) on light receipts. Open-market weaned pig profitability of $15-16 per head are projected. Feeder pig profitability turned positive this week and is projected at $4-$5 per head.

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Swine Feeding Projections – November 12, 2018

November 12, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections for November 12, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs increased (+$3.00/head), while feeder pig values also jumped (+$3.00/head). Open-market weaned pig profitability of $3-4 per head are projected. Feeder pig profitability is projecting a loss of $2-$3 per head prior to switching to the June futures marketing’s.

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Swine Feeding Projections – September 17, 2018

September 20, 2018

September 17 2018 Hog Feeding Projections Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs increased modestly (+$1.95/head), while feeder pig values jumped sharply (+$9.45/head). Expected lean hog values jumped moderately for February/March marketings (+$1.79/cwt), but changed little for December/January marketings (+$0.04/cwt). Feed costs-$1.50-1.75 per head: corn -$0.18/bushel, SBM -$11.75/ton, DDGS +$3.75/ton, lysine unchanged, and […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – September 10, 2018

September 11, 2018

September 10 2018 Hog Feeding Projections Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs increased modestly (+$3.41/head), while feeder pig values slipped slightly (-$0.34/head). Expected lean hog values jumped moderately for both February/March and December/January marketings (+$2.94 and +$2.47/cwt, respectively). Feed costs+$0.60-0.70 per head: corn +$0.04/bushel, SBM +$9.00/ton, DDGS +$0.50/ton, lysine unchanged, and fat […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – September 3, 2018

September 4, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – September 3, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned and feeder pigs were both up moderately (+$4.52 and +$3.41/head, respectively). Expected lean hog values jumped modestly for both January/February and December/January marketings (+$1.07 and +$1.61/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$1.00 per head: corn -$0.06/bushel, SBM -$2.50/ton, DDGS -$5.00/ton, lysine -$0.17/cwt, […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – August 27, 2018

August 27, 2018

August 27, 2018 Hog Feeding Projections Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned and feeder pigs were both up modestly (+$1.25 and +$1.59/head, respectively). Expected lean hog values jumped significantly for both January/February and December/January marketings (+$5.92 and +$3.48/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$0.35-0.60 per head: corn -$0.06/bushel, SBM -$11.75/ton, DDGS +$4.50/ton, lysine unchanged, and […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – August 20, 2018

August 22, 2018

August 20 2018 Hog Feeding Projections Changes week over week: • Open-market value of weaned pigs was up modestly (+$3.35/head), but feeder pig values fell substantially (-$6.79/head). • Expected lean hog values jumped significantly for both January/February and November/December marketings (+$5.55 and +$7.17/cwt, respectively). • Feed costs -$0.05-0.20 per head: corn -$0.05/bushel, SBM +$0.50/ton, DDGS […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – August 13, 2018

August 12, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – August 13, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned pigs was down modestly (-$1.34/head), but feeder pig values bounced back moderately (+3.49/head). Expected lean hog values rebounded for both January/February and November/December marketings (+$2.43 and +$2.25/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$0.80-1.00 per head: corn -$0.12/bushel, SBM -$5.50/ton, DDGS +$4.75/ton, lysine […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – August 6, 2018

August 7, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – August 6, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned and feeder pigs was down modestly (-$1.67 and -$2.90/head, respectively) Expected lean hog values slipped for both January/February and November/December marketings (-$1.48 and -$1.80/cwt, respectively). Feed costs +$0.60-0.80 per head: corn +$0.03/bushel, SBM -$4.00/ton, DDGS +$9.75/ton, lysine unchanged, and fat […]

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