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

 

 
 

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




Summary

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


For more information:
Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300
E-mail: ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca
Author: Doug Richards - Swine Grower Finisher Specialist /OMAFRA
Creation Date: 13 January 2012
Last Reviewed: 13 January 2012