Swine Feeding Projections – March 16, 2020

Posted: March 16, 2020 | Written By: Derek Wulf, Form-A-Feed Nutrition and Production Specialist

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Swine Feeding Projection 3.16.20

Changes week over week:

  • Open-market value of weaned pigs was down $3 to $33.55 and feeder pigs were steady at $55.44 per head.
  • Carcass prices for the marketing window of pigs placed this week were down significantly at $60.21 /cwt with marketing in August and September.
  • Open corn price for the feeding period is $3.69 /bu.
  • SBM price for the week is $295 per ton.
  • DDGs price for the feeding period is $156 /ton.
  • Open-market weaned pig profitability is showing a loss of $19.10 per head based on purchasing a cash traded weaned pig.
  • Feeder pig profitability is showing a loss of $10.14 per head based on purchasing a cash traded feeder pig.