Swine Budget - January 2011

Income ($/pig)
 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery


Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Market Pig @ $134.33/ckg, 110 index, 96.85 kg plus $2 premium

 

 

 

$145.11


Variable Costs ($/pig)
 

Farrow to Wean

Nursery


Grow-Finish

Farrow to Finish

Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow

$11.97

 

 

$13.11

Nursery Feed @ 32 kg/pig

 

$12.88

 

$13.49

Grower-Finisher Feed @ 263 kg/pig

 

 

$76.27

$76.27

Net Replacement Cost for Gilts

$0.81

 

 

$0.89

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

$0.20

$0.27

$0.66

$1.16

Total Variable Costs

$27.13

$18.95

$90.01

$139.57

 
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

$11.97

$12.88

$76.27

$102.87

Other Variable

$15.16

$6.07

$13.74

$36.70

Fixed

$6.40

$3.26

$10.43

$20.85

Total Variable & Fixed Costs

$33.53

$22.21

$100.43

$160.42

Summary
 

Farrow to Wean

Feeder Pig


Wean to Finish

Farrow to Finish

Total Cost ($/pig)

$33.53

$57.26

$123.70

$160.42

Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig)

-$15.31

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

$148.70

Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) with no Premium

$150.58

This is the estimated accumulated cost for a market hog sold during the month of January 2011. The farrow to wean phase estimates the weaned pig cost for August 2010 and the nursery phase estimates the feeder pig cost for October 2010. 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: Douglas Richards - Swine Grower Finisher Specialist/OMAFRA)
Creation Date: 13 April 2011
Last Reviewed: 13 April 2011