Swine Budget - September 2013

Income ($/pig)
Income ($/pig)
Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Market Pig @ 101% of Base Price $177.67/ckg, 110 index, 97.83 kg plus $2 premium
-
-
-
$195.11

Variable Costs ($/pig)
Variable Costs ($/pig)
Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow
$16.72
-
-
$18.24
Nursery Feed @ 34 kg/pig
-
$17.64
-
$18.44
Grower-Finisher Feed @ 262 kg/pig
-
-
$92.36
$92.36
Net Replacement Cost for Gilts
$1.93
-
-
$2.11
Health (Vet & Supplies)
$2.08
$1.85
$0.50
$4.71
Breeding (AI & Supplies)
$1.41
-
-
$1.54
Marketing, Grading, Trucking
-
-
$3.56
$3.56
Utilities (Hydro, Gas)
$2.00
$1.25
$2.00
$5.49
Miscellaneous
$0.59
$0.10
$0.25
$1.00
Manure Disposal
$0.80
$0.33
$1.13
$2.35
Repairs & Maintenance
$1.00
$0.53
$1.70
$3.35
Labour
$6.67
$1.85
$4.00
$13.20
Operating Loan Interest
$0.28
$0.33
$1.06
$1.71
Total Variable Costs
$33.48
$23.88
$106.56
$168.04

Fixed Costs ($/pig)
Fixed Costs ($/pig)
Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Depreciation
$3.33
$1.77
$5.67
$11.15
Interest
$2.13
$1.13
$3.63
$7.14
Taxes & Insurance
$0.73
$0.39
$1.25
$2.45
Total Fixed Costs
$6.20
$3.29
$10.54
$20.74

Summary of Costs ($/pig)
Summary of Costs ($/pig)
Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Feed
$16.72
$17.64
$92.36
$129.04
Other Variable
$16.76
$6.24
$14.20
$39.00
Fixed
$6.20
$3.29
$10.54
$20.74
Total Variable & Fixed Costs
$39.68
$27.17
$117.10
$188.79

Summary
Summary
Farrow to Wean
Feeder Pig
Wean to Finish
Farrow to Finish
Total Cost ($/pig)
$39.68
$68.57
$145.50
$188.79
Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig)
$6.32
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) includes 101% Base Price with $2 Premium
$171.85
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) excludes 101% Base Price & $2 Premium
$175.43

This is the estimated accumulated cost for a market hog sold during the month of September 2013. The farrow to wean phase estimates the weaned pig cost for April 2013 and the nursery phase estimates the feeder pig cost for June 2013. For further details, refer to the "2013 Budget Notes".


For more information:
Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300
E-mail: ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca
Author: Douglas Richards - Swine Grower Finisher Specialist/OMAFRA
Creation Date: 07 October 2013
Last Reviewed: 07 October 2013