Swine Feeding Projections – June 3, 2019

Posted: June 6, 2019

swine feeding projections

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs for the week were down $9 to $43.88 while feeder pigs were down $6 per head at $69.07.
  • Open corn price was up $0.03 per bushel for the week on continued planting delay concerns, while SBM was up $20 per ton.
  • Carcass prices as of Monday were down $0.20 for the October marketings.
  • A weaned pig purchased on the open market is showing a profit of $3.00 while purchasing feeder pigs is showing a loss of $0.50.