Swine Feeding Projections – April 29, 2019

Posted: May 1, 2019

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs were steady while feeder pigs were up $1 per head
  • Open corn was steady and SBM prices for the feeding period were up $8 per ton
  • Carcass prices fell by $3 per cwt for the week
  • A weaned pig purchased on the open market is showing a breakeven while purchasing feeder pigs is showing a loss of $6 per head.