Swine Feeding Projections – February 11, 2019

Posted: February 11, 2019

Swine Feeding Projections – February 11, 2019

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs were steady at $56.53 per head and feeder pigs were down by $1 per head at $69.03.
  • Carcass prices were down for the week by $2.55 /cwt
  • Open corn prices for the feeding period were down by $0.04 per bu
  • SBM price for the week was down by $10 per ton
  • Open-market weaned pig profitability is showing a loss of $11 per head based on purchasing a cash traded weaned pig.
  • Feeder pig profitability is also showing a loss of $9 per head based on purchasing a cash traded feeder pig.