Swine Budget - February 2012

 

Income ($/pig)
 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery


Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Market Pig @ 101% of Base Price $158.13/ckg, 110 index, 96.84 kg plus $2 premium

 

 

 

$172.13


Variable Costs ($/pig)
 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery


Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow

$17.92

 

 

$19.62

Nursery Feed @ 32 kg/pig

 

$14.56

 

$15.25

Grower-Finisher Feed @ 263 kg/pig

 

 

$83.87

$83.87

Net Replacement Cost for Gilts

$1.62

 

 

$1.77

Health (Vet & Supplies)

$1.85

$1.82

$0.90

$4.83

Breeding ( AI & 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

$0.29

$0.32

$0.72

$1.37

Total Variable Costs

$33.97

$20.68

$97.67

$156.54

 
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

$17.92

$14.56

$83.87

$118.75

Other Variable

$16.05

$6.13

$13.79

$37.79

Fixed

$6.40

$3.26

$10.43

$20.85

Total Variable & Fixed Costs

$40.37

$23.94

$108.09

$177.39

 
 

Farrow to Wean

Feeder Pig


Wean to Finish

Farrow to Finish

Total Cost ($/pig)

$40.37

$66.14

$133.17

$177.39

Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig)

-$5.26

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

$163.01

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

$166.52




Summary

This is the estimated accumulated cost for a market hog sold during the month of February 2012. The farrow to wean phase estimates the weaned pig cost for September 2011 and the nursery phase estimates the feeder pig cost for November 2011. For further details, refer to the "2012 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: 06 March 2012
Last Reviewed: 15 January 2016