Swine Budget - Average 2011

Income ($/pig)
  Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Market Pig @ $161.29/ckg, 110 index, 96.28 kg plus $2 premium
-
-
-
$172.82
Variable Costs ($/pig)
  Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow
$14.38
 -
 -
$15.75
Nursery Feed @ 32 kg/pig
 -
$14.50
 -
$15.19
Grower-Finisher Feed @ 261 kg/pig
 -
 -
$87.44
$87.44
Net Replacement Cost for Gilts
$1.22
 -
 -
$1.34
Health (Vet & Supplies)
$1.85
$1.82
$0.90
$4.83
Breeding ( A.I.& Supplies)
$1.41
-
 -
$1.54
Marketing, Grading, Trucking
 -
$3.56
$3.56
Utilities (Hydro, Gas)
$1.96
$1.30
$2.00
$5.50
Miscellaneous
$0.45
$0.15
$0.35
$1.00
Manure Disposal
$0.83
$0.33
$1.13
$2.39
Repairs & Maintenance
$0.70
$0.35
$1.13
$2.27
Labour
$6.96
$1.85
$4.00
$13.55
Operating Loan Interest
$0.24
$0.30
$0.73
$1.31
Total Variable Costs
$30.00
$20.60
$101.25
$155.68
Fixed Costs ($/pig)
  Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Depreciation
$3.48
$1.77
$5.67
$11.33
Interest
$2.23
$1.13
$3.63
$7.25
Taxes & Insurance
$0.70
$0.35
$1.13
$2.27
Total Fixed Costs
$6.40
$3.26
$10.43
$20.85
Summary of Costs ($/pig)
  Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Feed
$14.38
$14.50
$87.44
$118.38
Other Variable
$15.62
$6.10
$13.81
$37.31
Fixed
$6.40
$3.26
$10.43
$20.85
Total Variable & Fixed Costs
$36.40
$23.86
$111.67
$176.53
Summary
  Farrow to Wean
Feeder Pig
Wean to Finish
Farrow to Finish
Total Cost ($/pig)
$36.40
$61.91
$136.67
$176.53
Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig)
-$3.71
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) with $2 Premium
$164.80
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) with no Premium
$166.68

This is the estimated accumulated average cost for a market hog sold during 2011. For further details, refer to the 2011 Budget Notes.


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