Swine Feeding Projections – January 26, 2021

Posted: January 26, 2021 | Written By: Derek Wulf, Form-A-Feed Nutrition and Production Specialist

Swine Feeding Projections – January 26, 2021

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs was down $1 this week at $58.47 /head and feeder pigs were up $4 at $70.33 /head
  • Carcass prices for the marketing window of pigs placed this week is $88.45 /cwt with marketing in June and July
  • Open corn price for the feeding period is $5.08/bu
  • SBM price for the week is $427 per ton
  • DDGs price for the feeding period is $229 /ton
  • Open-market weaned pig profitability is showing a loss of $14.55 per head based on purchasing a cash traded weaned pig.
  • Feeder pig profitability is showing a loss of $8.76 per head based on purchasing a cash traded feeder pig.