Category: Swine Projections

Swine Feeding Projections – July 16, 2018

July 17, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – July 16, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of weaned and feeder pigs fell modestly (-$2.38 and -$1.08/head, respectively). Continued downward pressure on lean hog values dropped expected prices for both December/January and October/November marketings (-$4.20 and -$5.93/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$1.75 per head: corn -$0.13/bushel, SBM -$10.00/ton, DDGS -$3.25/ton, […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – July 9, 2018

July 9, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – July 9, 2018 Changes over the previous few weeks: Open-market value of weaned pigs held steady (+$0.02/head), while feeder pig values dropped significantly (-$9.56/head). Mixed changes in predicted lean hog values for the December/January and October/November markets (+$0.41 and -$11.89/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$2.50-3.50 per head: corn unchanged, SBM +$5.00/ton, DDGS […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – June 18, 2018

June 19, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – June 18, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of both weaned and feeder pigs was down modestly (-$3.30 and -$1.07/head, respectively) Mixed changes in predicted lean hog values for the November/December and September/October markets (-$0.84 and +$1.27/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$2.50-3.00 per head: corn -$0.14/bushel, SBM -$16.25/ton, DDGS -$12.50/ton, lysine […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – June 11, 2018

June 12, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – June 11, 2018 Changes week over week: Open-market value of both weaned and feeder pigs was significantly softer (-$6.77 and -$5.83/head, respectively) Moderate gains in predicted lean hog values for both the October/November and September/October markets (+$1.85 and +$1.13/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$2.50-3.00 per head: corn -$0.13/bushel, SBM -$18.25/ton, DDGS -$3.25/ton, […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – June 4, 2018

June 4, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – June 4, 2018 Changes week over week: Little change in the open-market value of both weaned and feeder pigs (+$0.51 and +$0.23/head, respectively) Modest losses in predicted lean hog values for both the October/November and September/October markets (-$2.00 and -$0.54/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$0.80 per head: corn -$0.08/bushel, SBM -$5.50/ton, DDGS […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – May 28, 2018

May 31, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – May 28, 2018 Changes week over week: Downward pressure on the open-market value of both weaned and feeder pigs (-$1.83 and -$6.42/head, respectively) Flat to modest gains in predicted lean hog values for both the October/November and September/October markets (+$0.09 and +$1.75/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$1.20-1.30 per head: corn -$0.10/bushel, SBM […]

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Swine Projections – May 21, 2018

May 22, 2018

Swine Projections – May 21, 2018 Changes week over week: Downward pressure on the open-market value of both weaned and feeder pigs (-$2.32 and -$6.73/head, respectively) Significant losses in predicted lean hog values for both the October/November and September/October markets (-$3.09 and +$4.92/cwt, respectively). Feed costs +$1.00 per head: corn +$0.10/bushel, SBM unchanged, DDGS +$3.50/ton, […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – May 14, 2018

May 16, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – May 14, 2018 Changes week over week: Limited movement in open-market purchase prices for both weaned and feeder pigs (+$0.42 and -$2.02/head, respectively) Modest gains in predicted lean hog values for both the October and August/September markets (+$1.21 and +$0.86/cwt, respectively). Feed costs -$0.10-0.15 per head: corn +$0.01/bushel, SBM -$8.00/ton, DDGS […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – May 7, 2018

May 7, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – May 7, 2018 Changes over the past few weeks: Open-market purchase prices were down modestly for both weaned and feeder pigs (-$1.29 and -$4.22/head, respectively) Massive losses in predicted lean hog values for both the September/October and August/September markets (-$8.11 and -$12.62/cwt, respectively). Feed costs +$0.80-0.90 per head: corn +$0.01/bushel, SBM […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – April 16, 2018

April 15, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – April 16, 2018 Changes over the previous two weeks: Open-market purchase prices were down slightly for both weaned and feeder pigs (-$0.88 and -$0.89/head, respectively) Significant gains in predicted lean hog values for both the September/October and August markets (+$4.05 and +$6.05/cwt, respectively). Feed costs +$0.50-0.60 per head: corn +$0.03/bushel, SBM […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – April 9, 2018

April 9, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – April 9, 2018 Changes over the previous two weeks: Open-market purchase prices were down moderately for both weaned and feeder pigs (-$7.61 and -$4.31/head, respectively) Slight to substantial losses in predicted lean hog values for both the September/October and July/August markets (-$0.82 and -$3.50/cwt, respectively). Feed costs +$0.40-0.45 per head: corn […]

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Swine Feeding Projections – April 2, 2018

April 2, 2018

Swine Feeding Projections – April 2, 2018 Changes over the previous two weeks: Open-market purchase prices were down modestly for both weaned and feeder pigs (-$2.16 and -$1.14/head, respectively) Modest gains in predicted lean hog values for both the August/September and July/August markets (+$1.00 and +$2.05/cwt, respectively). Feed costs +$1.35-1.45 per head: corn +$0.16/bushel, SBM […]

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