Swine Feeding Projections for January 18, 2021

Posted: January 19, 2021 | Written By: Derek Wulf, Form-A-Feed Nutrition and Production Specialist

Swine Feeding Projections for January 18, 2021

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs was up $2 this week at $59.54 /head and feeder pigs were down $3 at $65.12 /head
  • Carcass prices for the marketing window of pigs placed this week is $85.85 /cwt with marketing in June and July
  • Open corn price for the feeding period is $5.08/bu
  • SBM price for the week is $460 per ton
  • DDGs price for the feeding period is $208 /ton
  • Open-market weaned pig profitability is showing a loss of $20.01 per head based on purchasing a cash traded weaned pig.
  • Feeder pig profitability is showing a loss of $10.25 per head based on purchasing a cash traded feeder pig.