Swine Budget - July 2011

Income ($/pig)
  Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Market Pig @ $169.31/ckg, 110 index, 95.66 kg plus $2 premium
-
-
-
$180.16


Variable Costs ($/pig)
  Farrow to Wean
Nursery
Grow-Finish
Farrow to Finish
Breeding Herd Feed @ 1,100 kg/sow
$14.64
-
-
$16.04
Nursery Feed @ 32 kg/pig
-
$14.58
-
$15.27
Grower-Finisher Feed @ 259 kg/pig
-
-
$91.37
$91.37
Net Replacement Cost for Gilts
$1.45
-
-
$1.59
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
$0.26
$0.30
$0.76
$1.35
Total Variable Costs
$30.50
$20.68
$105.20
$160.27

 
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
$14.64
$14.58
$91.37
$122.68
Other Variable
$15.86
$6.10
$13.83
$37.59
Fixed
$6.40
$3.26
$10.43
$20.85
Total Variable & Fixed Costs
$36.90
$23.94
$115.63
$181.12

Summary
  Farrow to Wean
Feeder Pig
Wean to Finish
Farrow to Finish
Total Cost ($/pig)
$36.90
$62.52
$140.71
$181.12
Net Return Farrow to Finish ($/pig)
$-0.96
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) with $2 Premium
$170.22
Farrow to Finish Breakeven Base Price ($/ckg, 100 index) with no Premium
$172.13

This is the estimated accumulated cost for a market hog sold during the month of July 2011. The farrow to wean phase estimates the weaned pig cost for February 2011 and the nursery phase estimates the feeder pig cost for April 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: Douglas Richards - Swine Grower Finisher Specialist/OMAFRA
Creation Date: 09 August 2011
Last Reviewed: 07 September 2011