Swine Budget - Average 2019

Income ($/pig)
Income ($/pig) Farrow to Wean Nursery Grow-Finish Farrow to Finish
Market Pig @101% of Base Price $161.00/ckg, 110 index, 103.63 kg plus $2 premium - - - $187.37
Variable Costs ($/pig)
Variable Costs ($/pig) Farrow to Wean Nursery Grow-Finish Farrow to Finish
Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow $13.98 - - $15.33
Nursery Feed @ 33.5 kg/pig - $16.81 -   $17.72
Grower-Finisher Feed @ 282 kg/pig - - $89.94 $89.94
Net Replacement Cost for Gilts $2.44  - - $2.68
Health (Vet & Supplies) $2.16 $2.10 $0.45 $5.03
Breeding (A.I. & Supplies) $1.80  - - $1.98
Marketing, Grading, Trucking $0.95  $1.60 $6.01 $8.74
Utilities (Hydro, Gas) $2.35 $1.38 $2.13 $6.17
Miscellaneous $1.00 $0.10 $0.20 $1.40
Repairs & Maintenance $1.26 $0.61 $2.15 $4.19
Labour $6.27 $1.85 $4.15 $12.98
Operating Loan Interest $0.32 $0.40 $1.36 $2.13
Total Variable Costs $32.54 $24.86 $106.40 $168.28
Fixed Costs ($/pig)
Fixed Costs ($/pig) Farrow to Wean Nursery Grow-Finish Farrow to Finish
Depreciation $4.22 $2.04 $7.18 $13.95
Interest $2.36 $1.14 $4.02 $7.81
Taxes & Insurance $0.84 $0.41 $1.44 $2.79
Total Fixed Costs $7.42 $3.59 $12.64 $24.55
Summary of Costs ($/pig)
Summary of Costs ($/pig) Farrow to Wean Nursery Grow-Finish Farrow to Finish
Feed $13.98 $16.81 $89.94 $122.99
Other Variable $18.56 $8.04 $16.45 $45.29
Fixed $7.42 $3.59 $12.64 $24.55
Total Variable & Fixed Costs $39.96 $28.44 $119.03 $192.83
Summary
Summary Farrow to Wean Feeder Pig Wean to Finish Farrow to Finish
Total Cost ($/pig) $39.96 $70.04 $149.01 $192.83
Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig) - - - - $ 5.46
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) includes 101% Base Price & $2 Premium - - - $165.75
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) excludes 101% Base Price & $2 Premium - - - $169.16

This is the estimated accumulated average cost for a market hog sold during 2019. For further details, refer to the 2019 Budget Notes posted at: Swine - Business and Marketing.


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