Swine Budget - Average 2014

Income ($/pig)

 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery

Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Market Pig @101% of Base Price $209.88/ckg, 110 index, 101.01 kg plus $2 premium

 

 

 

$237.53

 


Variable Costs ($/pig)

 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery

Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow

$14.27

 

 

$15.65

Nursery Feed @ 33.5 kg/pig

 

$16.37

 

$17.25

Grower-Finisher Feed @ 273 kg/pig

 

 

$84.85

$84.85

Net Replacement Cost for Gilts

$0.97

 

 

$1.07

Health (Vet & Supplies)

$2.16

$2.10

$0.45

$5.03

Breeding ( A.I. & Supplies)

$1.48

 

 

$1.63

Marketing, Grading, Trucking

$0.50 

 $0.75

$4.01

$5.35

Utilities (Hydro, Gas)

$1.96

$1.15

$1.77

$5.14

Miscellaneous

$1.00

$0.10

$0.20

$1.40

Repairs & Maintenance

$1.09

$0.57

$1.95

$3.74

Labour

$6.27

$1.85

$4.00

$12.83

Operating Loan Interest

$0.25

$0.30

$1.03

$1.62

Total Variable Costs

$29.96

$23.19

$98.26

$155.55

 

 
Fixed Costs ($/pig)

 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery

Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Depreciation

$3.63

$1.88

$6.49

$12.45

Interest

$2.03

$1.06

$3.63

$6.97

Taxes & Insurance

$0.73

$0.38

$1.30

$2.49

Total Fixed Costs

$6.38

$3.32

$11.42

$21.92

 

 
Summary of Costs ($/pig)

 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery

Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Feed

$14.27

$16.37

$84.85

$117.75

Other Variable

$15.69

$6.82

$13.41

$37.80

Fixed

$6.38

$3.32

$11.42

$21.92

Total Variable & Fixed Costs

$36.34

$26.50

$109.68

$177.46

 

 

Farrow to Wean

Feeder Pig

 

Wean to Finish

Farrow to Finish

Total Cost ($/pig)

$36.34

$64.33

$137.61

$177.46

Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig)

$60.07

Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) includes 101% Base Price & $2 Premium

$156.35

Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) excludes 101% Base Price & $2 Premium

$159.72

Summary

This is the estimated accumulated average cost for a market hog sold during 2014. For further details, refer to the "2014 Budget Notes" posted at http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca/english/livestock/swine/finmark.html.


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: 14 January 2013
Last Reviewed: 15 January 2015