Pork Central

For information about pork, go to the: Nebraska Pork Information Gateway.

Pork Production in Nebraska: The Ability to Make a Living, ec840 Pork producers "Ability to Make a Living" over time.

Livestock Risk Protection
Web Site

Nebraska Swine Report
2010 Report
1995 - 2009 Issues

Prior Day - Purchased Swine

Water as a Predictor of Tomorrow's Pig Performance
research report.
Look at the Excel Spreadsheet "IPIC WaterChart" here.

Pork Central
University of Nebraska
206 AnS
P.O. Box 830908
Lincoln, NE 68583-0908

Duane Reese

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Market Indicators... April 9, 2011
Week Ending: 4/9/11 Current Year Ago
FI Hog Slaughter (Thou Hd) 2069> 2008>
Slaughter Hog Weight 278/TD> 273
Average Dressed Weight 209/TD> 205/TD>
Pork Production (Mil Lbs) 431.2> 411.4>
Feeder Pigs -- Missouri's UNITED PRODUCERS TEL-O-AUCTION Click here

Weekly Weighted Avg. Last Week Ago Year Ago
IA, S. MN Direct Hogs (Lean) 87.95> 87.26> 75.32>
East Cornbelt Lean (185 Lbs.) 92.70 N/A 72.69
West Cornbelt Lean (185 Lbs.) N/A 91.61 75.12
National Base Carcass Price 85.93 83.94 70.56
National Net Carcass Price 88.74 86.67 73.24
Pork Cutout (185 Lbs.) 94.64 94.35 77.52
Butcher Hogs Live Various Markets

Feed Value
Feed Last Week Ago Year Ago
Corn, Omaha ($/Bu) 7.44 7.12 3.35
Distiller Grains - 10% Moisture Click here
Soybeans, S. Iowa 13.59 14.06 9.44

Read Dave Fiala's market comments at Weekly Ag Market Breakdown.

View a monthly barometer of farrow-to-finish and feeder pig finishing profitability at Estimated Livestock Returns.

Link here to read Mike Brumm's comments on the Hogs and Pigs Report.

Follow this link to read the 2010 UNL Swine Report.

Find out about Market Journal Toolbox. The Market Journal Toolbox was made possible by a grant funded through the North Central Risk Management Education Center. To order, or learn more about Market Journal Toolbox, go online at Market Journal Toolbox.

Nebraska Model
Biological Systems Engineering
Animal Science Dept.
Market Journal

Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plan

Manure Matters

Review Title 130
Manure Matters ListServ

Cornhusker Economics

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