Swine Feeding Projections – April 13, 2020

Posted: April 13, 2020 | Written By: Derek Wulf, Form-A-Feed Nutrition and Production Specialist

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Swine Feeding Projection 4.13.2020

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs was down $3 to $7.38 and feeder pigs were down $14 per head to $32.69.
  • Carcass prices for the marketing window of pigs placed this week continued to slip and are at $50.80 /cwt with marketing in September and into October.
  • Open corn price for the feeding period is $3.15 /bu.
  • SBM price for the week is $292 per ton.
  • DDGs price for the feeding period is at $185 /ton.
  • Open-market weaned pig profitability is showing a loss of $9.51 per head based on purchasing a cash traded weaned pig.
  • Feeder pig profitability is showing a loss of $10.85 per head based on purchasing a cash traded feeder pig.