Iowa/Minnesota Daily Direct Hogs Afternoon
LM_HG206
Des Moines, Iowa                Thu, Aug 23, 2018               USDA Market News

IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT AFTERNOON HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN
PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, August 23, 2018
(Includes information from 1:30 PM to 1:30 PM.)

                          CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPE
                      BARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND CARCASS BASIS

                                      Estimated     Actual     Actual     Actual
                                          Today      Today   Week Ago   Year Ago
Producer Sold
Negotiated                                4,261      4,261      3,575      3,684
Other Market Formula (Futures/Options)   12,050     12,050     18,097     10,411
Swine or Pork Market Formula             73,685     73,685     74,267     74,143
Other Purchase Arrangement               25,531     25,531     23,695     18,401
Negotiated Formula                          115        115          0        680
Packer Sold (all purchase types)          3,894      3,894      4,926      7,198
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                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 7,410

Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM_HG204), 0.68 lower

Base Price Rng $34.00 - $38.50, Wtd Avg $37.19, 5 Day Rolling Avg $39.00
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 0                     5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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    COMBINED NEGOTIATED & NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 7,410

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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           IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT NEGOTIATED HOG PURCHASE MATRIX
          REPRESENTING INDIVIDUAL PACKER CARCASS MERIT BUYING PROGRAMS
      based on both Fat and Muscle Measurements for a 200 lb Carcass Basis

*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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                           CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS

    145#   -30.00 -6.75          175#   -1.75  1.00          205#    0.00  3.00
    155#   -30.00 -3.75          185#   -0.25  2.00          215#   -0.25  3.00
    165#   -15.00 -2.25          195#    0.00  3.00          225#   -2.25  2.00
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                  MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED

*Price not reported due to confidentiality*
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          SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 86,193

Base Price Range $36.60 - $62.43, Weighted Average $47.22
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                   NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 174

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $30.33
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               NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 1,395

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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    COMBINED NEGOTIATED & NEGOTIATED FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)

Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-320 lbs): 1,569

*Price not reported due to confidentiality* 5 Day Rolling Avg $--
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BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGIN

Iowa                 94,806               Minnesota             48,747
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*Price not reported due to confidentiality, for more information visit: 
www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/ConfidentialityGuidelines.pdf

*Base Price is the price from which no discounts are subtracted and no premiums
are added.

Source:    USDA Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News Division, Des Moines, IA
           515-284-4460      email:  desm.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
           24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830
           www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain

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