Swine Feeding Projections – March 10, 2020

Posted: March 10, 2020 | Written By: Derek Wulf, Form-A-Feed Nutrition & Production Specialist

Swine Feeding Projection 3.10.2020

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs and feeder pigs were both down $2 per head this week at $35.55 and $55.48 respectively.
  • Carcass prices for the marketing window of pigs placed this week is $70.59 /cwt with marketing in August and September.
  • Open corn price for the feeding period is $3.89 /bu.
  • SBM price for the week is $285 per ton.
  • DDGs price for the feeding period is $154 /ton.
  • Open-market weaned pig profitability is showing a profit of $1.07 per head based on purchasing a cash traded weaned pig.
  • Feeder pig profitability is showing a profit of $12.80 per head based on purchasing a cash traded feeder pig.