USDA Quarterly Hogs & Pigs 09/29


Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Hogs and Pigs Inventory by Class, Weight Group, and Quarter  United States:
2021 and 2022
[May not add due to rounding. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has
not yet begun]

                                                                        2022 as
Item                      2021                     2022                 percent
                                                                        of 2021

                                           (1,000 head)                        %
Mar
  All hogs and pigs
                        73,933                   72,689                      98
    Kept,breeding
                         6,215                    6,098                      98
    Market
                        67,718                   66,591                      98

  Market hogs and pigs by weight groups
    Under 50 pounds
                        20,238                   20,105                      99
    50-119 pounds
                        19,138                   19,030                      99
    120-179 pounds
                        15,375                   14,988                      97
    180 pounds and over
                        12,966                   12,468                      96

Jun
  All hogs and pigs
                        73,153                   72,524                      99
    Kept,breeding
                         6,220                    6,168                      99
    Market
                        66,933                   66,356                      99

  Market hogs and pigs by weight groups
    Under 50 pounds
                        21,354                   21,083                      99
    50-119 pounds
                        18,919                   18,721                      99
    120-179 pounds
                        13,830                   13,827                     100
    180 pounds and over
                        12,829                   12,725                      99

Sep
  All hogs and pigs
                        74,867                   73,800                      99
    Kept,breeding
                         6,190                    6,152                      99
    Market
                        68,677                   67,648                      99

  Market hogs and pigs by weight groups
    Under 50 pounds
                        21,690                   21,343                      98
    50-119 pounds
                        20,211                   19,887                      98
    120-179 pounds
                        14,246                   14,073                      99
    180 pounds and over
                        12,529                   12,345                      99

Dec
  All hogs and pigs
                        74,446
    Kept,breeding
                         6,125
    Market
                        68,321

  Market hogs and pigs by weight groups
    Under 50 pounds
                        21,594
    50-119 pounds
                        19,005
    120-179 pounds
                        14,374
    180 pounds and over
                        13,348

Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Sows Farrowing, Pig Crop, and Pigs per Litter  United States: 2020-2023
[December preceding year. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not
yet begun]

                                               2022 as percent of  2023 as
Item       2020      2021      2022      2023                      percent
                                                   2020      2021  of 2022

                                 (1,000 head)                             %
Sows farrowing
  Dec 2/
          3,182     2,929     2,919     2,902        92       100        99
  Mar     3,147     3,034     2,988                  95        98
  Dec 1/
          6,329     5,964     5,907                  93        99

  Jun     3,260     3,050     3,018                  93        99
  Sep 3/
          3,165     3,049     2,973                  94        98
  Jun 1/ 4/
          6,425     6,098     5,991                  93        98

Pig crop
  Dec    35,016    32,059    31,947                  91       100
  Mar    34,621    33,233    32,863                  95        99
  Dec 1/
         69,637    65,292    64,809                  93        99

  Jun    36,056    33,944    33,581                  93        99
  Sep    34,987    34,123
  Jun 1/
         71,044    68,067


                                     (number)                             %
Pigs per litter
  Dec        11     10.94     10.95                 100       100
  Mar        11     10.95        11                 100       100
  Dec        11     10.95     10.97                 100       100

  Jun     11.06     11.13     11.13                 101       100
  Sep     11.05     11.19
  Jun     11.06     11.16

1/ May not add due to rounding.
2/ Intentions for 2023.
3/ Intentions for 2022.
4/ Actual farrowings for June-August plus intentions for September-November.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Monthly Sows Farrowing, Pigs per Litter, and Pig Crop  United States:
December-November 2021 and 2022
[December preceding year. Blank data cells indicate estimation period has not
yet begun]

            Sows farrowing 1/         Pigs per litter            Pig crop 1/
Month
             2021        2022        2021        2022        2021       2022

                 (1,000 head)                (number)            (1,000 head)
Dec           998         979       10.84       10.94      10,820      10,718
Jan           983         994       10.89       10.88      10,702      10,810
Feb           948         946       11.11       11.02      10,538      10,419
Mar         1,045       1,027       10.71       10.84      11,186      11,131
Apr         1,000         982       11.01       11.06      11,004      10,862
May           990         979       11.16       11.10      11,043      10,869
Jun         1,032       1,009       11.02       10.95      11,366      11,041
Jul         1,016       1,025       11.15       11.14      11,325      11,421
Aug         1,002         984       11.23       11.30      11,253      11,119
Sep         1,046                   11.12                  11,627
Oct         1,014                   11.20                  11,354
Nov           989                   11.26                  11,142

Total      12,062                   11.06                 133,359

1/ Monthly values may not add to quarterly or annual totals due to rounding.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Breeding, Market, and Total Inventory  States and United States: March 1, 2021
and 2022
[May not add due to rounding]

                     Breeding                  Market                  Total

State                 2022 as                 2022 as                2022 as
         2021    2022 percent    2021    2022 percent    2021    2022percent
                      of 2021                 of 2021                of 2021

         (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %
CO        150     140      93     510     450      88     660     590      89
IL        580     590     102   4,620   4,710     102   5,200   5,300     102
IN        260     250      96   4,040   4,000      99   4,300   4,250      99
IA        940     900      96  22,660  22,200      98  23,600  23,100      98
KS        170     155      91   1,820   1,715      94   1,990   1,870      94
MI        120     110      92   1,170   1,080      92   1,290   1,190      92
MN        530     530     100   8,170   8,070      99   8,700   8,600      99
MO        430     420      98   2,970   2,930      99   3,400   3,350      99
NE        440     430      98   3,210   3,170      99   3,650   3,600      99
NC        830     800      96   7,670   7,200      94   8,500   8,000      94

OH        200     190      95   2,300   2,410     105   2,500   2,600     104
OK        460     470     102   1,570   1,620     103   2,030   2,090     103
PA        140     140     100   1,200   1,210     101   1,340   1,350     101
SD        285     280      98   1,695   1,740     103   1,980    2020     102
TX        160     160     100     890     880      99   1,050   1,040      99
UT         85      85     100     885     845      95     970     930      96

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          435     448     103   2,338   2,361     101   2,773   2,809     101

US      6,215   6,098      98  67,718  66,591      98  73,933  72,689      98

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Market Inventory by Weight Group  States and United States: March 1, 2021 and
2022
[Weight groups may not add to market inventory due to rounding]

                  Under            50-119           120-179       180 pounds
              50 pounds                              pounds         and over
State
          2021     2022     2021     2022     2021     2022     2021    2022

                                                                 (1,000 head)
CO         270      215      100      100       50       55       90       80
IL       1,185    1,305    1,550    1,605    1,110    1,075      775      725
IN         960    1,020    1,230    1,150      940      965      910      865
IA       5,340    5,440    7,210    7,150    5,650    5,490    4,460    4,120
KS         440      415      435      405      355      345      590      550
MI         345      310      300      295      265      240      260      235
MN       2,420    2,420    2,620    2,570    1,810    1,780    1,320    1,300
MO       1,380    1,240      565      640      645      670      380      380
NE       1,050    1,050      850      890      810      700      500      530
NC       2,990    2,760    1,660    1,560    1,570    1,520    1,450    1,360

OH         610      635      610      620      565      590      515      565
OK         725      735      350      335      200      200      295      350
PA         305      330      370      375      290      280      235      225
SD         665      695      400      410      330      305      300      330
TX         280      295      200      235      165      145      245      205
UT         350      330      185      170      175      170      175      175

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           923      910      503      520      445      458      466      473

US      20,238   20,105   19,138   19,030   15,375   14,988   12,966   12,468

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Breeding, Market, and Total Inventory  States and United States: June 1, 2021
and 2022
[May not add due to rounding]

                     Breeding                  Market                  Total

State                 2022 as                 2022 as                2022 as
         2021    2022 percent    2021    2022 percent    2021    2022percent
                      of 2021                 of 2021                of 2021

         (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %
CO        155     135      87     505     385      76     660     520      79
IL        650     620      95   4,650   4,680     101   5,300   5,300     100
IN        260     250      96   3,940   4,100     104   4,200   4,350     104
IA        910     940     103  22,790  22,060      97  23,700  23,000      97
KS        175     155      89   1,775   1,755      99   1,950   1,910      98
MI        115     110      96   1,095   1,080      99   1,210   1,190      98
MN        540     520      96   8,260   7,780      94   8,800   8,300      94
MO        425     430     101   2,825   2,820     100   3,250   3,250     100
NE        450     420      93   3,050   3,130     103   3,500   3,550     101
NC        820     820     100   7,280   7,380     101   8,100   8,200     101

OH        190     180      95   2,310   2,420     105   2,500   2,600     104
OK        470     470     100   1,570   1,550      99   2,040    2020      99
PA        140     140     100   1,150   1,220     106   1,290   1,360     105
SD        270     290     107   1,690   1,830     108   1,960   2,120     108
TX        130     160     123     850     900     106     980   1,060     108
UT         85      80      94     865     880     102     950     960     101

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          435     448     103   2,328   2,386     102   2,763   2,834     103

US      6,220   6,168      99  66,933  66,356      99  73,153  72,524      99

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Market Inventory by Weight Group  States and United States: June 1, 2021 and
2022
[Weight groups may not add to market inventory due to rounding]

                  Under            50-119           120-179       180 pounds
              50 pounds                              pounds         and over
State
          2021     2022     2021     2022     2021     2022     2021    2022

                                                                 (1,000 head)
CO         240      190      110       70       70       45       85       80
IL       1,355    1,390    1,550    1,560      935      965      810      765
IN         970    1,080    1,220    1,160      900      940      850      920
IA       5,970    5,700    7,200    7,130    5,320    5,050    4,300    4,180
KS         450      440      470      420      330      330      525      565
MI         330      320      290      295      220      230      255      235
MN       2,740    2,640    2,630    2,440    1,550    1,460    1,340    1,240
MO       1,350    1,270      510      540      560      630      405      380
NE       1,060    1,050      840      840      590      690      560      550
NC       2,940    2,920    1,540    1,600    1,415    1,420    1,385    1,440

OH         670      680      605      630      485      530      550      580
OK         750      775      340      305      165      165      315      305
PA         335      330      330      375      230      285      255      230
SD         685      765      395      390      275      315      335      360
TX         245      275      210      245      170      145      225      235
UT         360      350      170      175      170      175      165      180

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           904      908      509      546      445      452      469      480

US      21,354   21,083   18,919   18,721   13,830   13,827   12,829   12,725

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Breeding, Market, and Total Inventory  States and United States: September 1,
2021 and 2022
[May not add due to rounding]

                     Breeding                  Market                  Total

State                 2022 as                 2022 as                2022 as
         2021    2022 percent    2021    2022 percent    2021    2022percent
                      of 2021                 of 2021                of 2021

         (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %
CO        150     125      83     510     375      74     660     500      76
IL        660     590      89   4,740   4,610      97   5,400   5,200      96
IN        250     250     100   4,050   4,150     102   4,300   4,400     102
IA        900     930     103  23,200  22,470      97  24,100  23,400      97
KS        165     160      97   1,885   1,770      94   2,050   1,930      94
MI        115     110      96   1,115   1,090      98   1,230   1,200      98
MN        530     510      96   8,270   8,290     100   8,800   8,800     100
MO        420     430     102   2,980   2,870      96   3,400   3,300      97
NE        460     410      89   3,190   3,090      97   3,650   3,500      96
NC        810     820     101   7,490   7,480     100   8,300   8,300     100

OH        190     190     100   2,360   2,510     106   2,550   2,700     106
OK        470     510     109   1,730   1,750     101   2,200   2,260     103
PA        145     140      97   1,205   1,210     100   1,350   1,350     100
SD        265     300     113   1,745   1,780     102    2010   2,080     103
TX        140     170     121     950   1,020     107   1,090   1,190     109
UT         85      55      65     885     765      86     970     820      85

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          435     452     104   2,372   2,418     102   2,807   2,870     102

US      6,190   6,152      99  68,677  67,648      99  74,867  73,800      99

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Market Inventory by Weight Group  States and United States: September 1, 2021
and 2022
[Weight groups may not add to market inventory due to rounding]

                  Under            50-119           120-179       180 pounds
              50 pounds                              pounds         and over
State
          2021     2022     2021     2022     2021     2022     2021    2022

                                                                 (1,000 head)
CO         235      195      110       55       55       40      110       85
IL       1,310    1,270    1,640    1,550    1,005      955      785      835
IN         990    1,090    1,260    1,270      875      900      925      890
IA       6,010    5,680    7,760    7,760    5,470    5,200    3,960    3,830
KS         455      445      430      440      410      340      590      545
MI         330      325      315      295      225      235      245      235
MN       2,680    2,780    2,830    2,750    1,580    1,600    1,180    1,160
MO       1,410    1,270      565      550      605      650      400      400
NE       1,080    1,040      890      840      650      670      570      540
NC       3,090    3,030    1,670    1,630    1,340    1,410    1,390    1,410

OH         700      740      680      690      440      510      540      570
OK         850      870      350      390      220      190      310      300
PA         325      335      380      355      275      290      225      230
SD         660      765      410      365      305      285      370      365
TX         290      345      250      260      150      150      260      265
UT         345      220      180      180      180      180      180      185

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           930      943      491      507      461      468      489      500

US      21,690   21,343   20,211   19,887   14,246   14,073   12,529   12,345

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Breeding, Market, and Total Inventory  States and United States: December 1,
2020 and 2021
[May not add due to rounding]

                     Breeding                  Market                  Total

State                 2021 as                 2021 as                2021 as
         2020    2021 percent    2020    2021 percent    2020    2021percent
                      of 2020                 of 2020                of 2020

         (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %    (1,000 head)       %
CO        155     145      94     465     475     102     620     620     100
IL        550     590     107   4,900   4,810      98   5,450   5,400      99
IN        250     250     100   4,200   4,100      98   4,450   4,350      98
IA        950     920      97  23,650  22,980      97  24,600  23,900      97
KS        170     165      97   1,890   1,825      97   2,060   1,990      97
MI        120     110      92   1,190   1,050      88   1,310   1,160      89
MN        540     550     102   8,860   8,350      94   9,400   8,900      95
MO        440     420      95   3,310   3,030      92   3,750   3,450      92
NE        410     430     105   3,390   3,220      95   3,800   3,650      96
NC        840     810      96   7,960   7,190      90   8,800   8,000      91

OH        210     190      90   2,490   2,610     105   2,700   2,800     104
OK        460     460     100   1,620   1,630     101   2,080   2,090     100
PA        140     145     104   1,260   1,165      92   1,400   1,310      94
SD        280     265      95   1,750   1,745     100   2,030    2010      99
TX        140     150     107     940     940     100   1,080   1,090     101
UT         90      85      94     910     855      94   1,000     940      94

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          431     440     102   2,351   2,346     100   2,782   2,786     100

US      6,176   6,125      99  71,136  68,321      96  77,312  74,446      96

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Market Inventory by Weight Group  States and United States: December 1, 2020
and 2021
[Weight groups may not add to market inventory due to rounding]

                  Under            50-119           120-179       180 pounds
              50 pounds                              pounds         and over
State
          2020     2021     2020     2021     2020     2021     2020    2021

                                                                 (1,000 head)
CO         255      230       90       95       50       60       70       90
IL       1,460    1,400    1,500    1,575    1,090    1,075      850      760
IN       1,050    1,040    1,230    1,170      935      935      985      955
IA       5,780    5,970    7,470    7,290    5,890    5,340    4,510    4,380
KS         445      435      465      450      370      355      610      585
MI         380      320      320      275      245      210      245      245
MN       2,890    2,800    2,610    2,550    1,940    1,590    1,420    1,410
MO       1,510    1,430      630      550      690      640      480      410
NE       1,200    1,080      850      880      790      695      550      565
NC       2,955    2,890    1,845    1,460    1,620    1,355    1,540    1,485

OH         780      730      630      640      530      585      550      655
OK         745      770      350      350      205      170      320      340
PA         365      320      350      360      275      250      270      235
SD         715      670      390      400      325      320      320      355
TX         300      300      215      235      175      165      250      240
UT         350      340      185      170      185      170      190      175

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           809      869      550      555      476      459      515      463

US      21,989   21,594   19,680   19,005   15,791   14,374   13,675   13,348

1/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Sows Farrowing, Pigs per Litter, and Pig Crop  States and United States:
December-February 2021-2023
[December preceding year. May not add due to rounding]

                       Sows farrowing Pigs per litter            Pig crop 1/

                              2023 as                                2022 as
State    2021    2022 2023 2/ percent    2021    2022    2021    2022percent
                              of 2022                                of 2021

                 (1,000 head)       %        (number)    (1,000 head)       %
CO         78      66      59      89    9.90    9.90     772     653      85
IL        265     260     250      96   10.95   10.60   2,902   2,756      95
IN        120     120     120     100   10.70   10.40   1,284   1,248      97
IA        485     475     485     102   11.30   11.30   5,481   5,368      98
KS         84      82      77      94   10.50   10.10     882     828      94
MI         52      52      52     100   10.90   11.10     567     577     102
MN        250     260     245      94   11.80   11.70   2,950   3,042     103
MO        215     220     220     100      11   10.70   2,365   2,354     100
NE        180     190     180      95   11.85   11.70   2,133   2,223     104
NC        420     405     410     101   10.55   10.50   4,431   4,253      96

OH         87      95      95     100   10.40   11.50     905   1,093     121
OK        200     195     195     100   10.10    9.65    2020   1,882      93
PA         46      51      48      94   11.10   11.40     511     581     114
SD        134     128     143     112   11.90   12.55   1,595   1,606     101
TX         69      63      78     124   10.10   10.60     697     668      96
UT         44      43      18      42   10.10   10.60     444     456     103

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          200     214     227     106   10.59   11.03   2,120   2,359     111

US      2,929   2,919   2,902      99   10.94   10.95  32,059  31,947     100

1/ Number of pigs born December-February that were still on hand March 1, or had
been sold.
2/ Intentions.
3/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Sows Farrowing, Pigs per Litter, and Pig Crop  States and United States:
March-May 2021 and 2022
[May not add due to rounding]

                  Sows farrowing   Pigs per litter               Pig crop 1/

State                    2022 as                                     2022 as
          2021     2022  percent     2021     2022     2021     2022 percent
                         of 2021                                     of 2021

           (1,000 head)        %          (number)      (1,000 head)        %
CO          73       63       86    10.40     9.80      759      617       81
IL         260      260      100    10.85    10.70    2,821    2,782       99
IN         125      125      100    10.90    10.70    1,363    1,338       98
IA         510      505       99    11.40    11.45    5,814    5,782       99
KS          88       85       97    10.20    10.40      898      884       98
MI          50       51      102    10.70    10.80      535      551      103
MN         280      265       95    11.90    11.85    3,332    3,140       94
MO         225      225      100    10.90    10.70    2,453    2,408       98
NE         190      185       97    11.60    11.60    2,204    2,146       97
NC         430      420       98    10.30    10.40    4,429    4,368       99

OH          91       95      104    10.40    11.30      946    1,074      114
OK         210      200       95    10.10    10.20    2,121    2,040       96
PA          47       51      109    11.40    11.50      536      587      110
SD         131      135      103    12.50    12.70    1,638    1,715      105
TX          68       64       94     9.30    10.10      632      646      102
UT          45       45      100    10.60    10.70      477      482      101

OtrSt 2/
           211      214      101    10.77    10.75    2,275    2,303      101

US       3,034    2,988       98    10.95       11   33,233   32,863       99

1/ Number of pigs born March-May that were still on hand June 1, or had been
sold.
2/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Sows Farrowing, Pigs per Litter, and Pig Crop  States and United States:
June-August 2021 and 2022
[May not add due to rounding]

                  Sows farrowing   Pigs per litter               Pig crop 1/

                         2022 as                                     2022 as
State     2021     2022  percent     2021     2022     2021     2022 percent
                         of 2021                                     of 2021

           (1,000 head)        %          (number)      (1,000 head)        %
CO          72       65       90    10.50    10.10      756      657       87
IL         285      265       93    10.90    10.75    3,107    2,849       92
IN         130      125       96    10.70    10.85    1,391    1,356       97
IA         505      500       99    11.40    11.60    5,757    5,800      101
KS          88       85       97    10.80    10.90      950      927       98
MI          53       53      100    10.80    10.90      572      578      101
MN         265      260       98    11.80    12.10    3,127    3,146      101
MO         220      230      105    10.70    10.70    2,354    2,461      105
NE         200      185       93    11.65    11.25    2,330    2,081       89
NC         430      425       99    10.70    10.85    4,601    4,611      100

OH         104       95       91    11.20    11.40    1,165    1,083       93
OK         200      215      108    10.90    10.20    2,180    2,193      101
PA          49       48       98    11.50    11.60      564      557       99
SD         128      142      111    12.60    12.60    1,613    1,789      111
TX          69       76      110    11.10     9.40      766      714       93
UT          46       32       70    10.60    13.80      488      442       91

OtrSt 2/
           206      217      106    10.82    10.76    2,223    2,337      105

US       3,050    3,018       99    11.13    11.13   33,944   33,581       99

1/ Number of pigs born June-August that were still on hand September 1, or had
been sold.
2/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Sows Farrowing, Pigs per Litter, and Pig Crop  States and United States:
September-November 2020-2022
[May not add due to rounding]

                       Sows farrowing Pigs per litter            Pig crop 1/

State                         2022 as                                2021 as
         2020    2021 2022 2/ percent    2020    2021    2020    2021percent
                              of 2021                                of 2020

                 (1,000 head)       %        (number)    (1,000 head)       %
CO         73      70      58      83      10   10.50     730     735     101
IL        300     255     260     102   10.80   10.70   3,240   2,729      84
IN        120     130     130     100      11   11.10   1,320   1,443     109
IA        560     525     500      95   11.30   11.45   6,328   6,011      95
KS         85      85      82      96   10.70   10.80     910     918     101
MI         56      50      52     104   11.50   11.10     644     555      86
MN        290     295     255      86   11.85   11.55   3,437   3,407      99
MO        238     225     225     100   11.10   11.20   2,642   2,520      95
NE        190     195     185      95   11.70   11.70   2,223   2,282     103
NC        440     415     420     101   10.50   10.90   4,620   4,524      98

OH        105     106     101      95   10.60   11.50   1,113   1,219     110
OK        210     190     205     108   10.75   10.65   2,258    2024      90
PA         53      52      48      92      11   11.40     583     593     102
SD        140     133     143     108   12.20   12.50   1,708   1,663      97
TX         64      68      76     112    9.80   10.60     627     721     115
UT         41      44      18      41   10.90   10.50     447     462     103

OtrSt 3/
          200     211     215     102   10.79   10.98   2,157   2,317     107

US      3,165   3,049   2,973      98   11.05   11.19  34,987  34,123      98

1/ Number of pigs born September-November that were still on hand December 1, or
had been sold.
2/ Intentions.
3/ Individual State estimates not available for the 34 Other States.
Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Reliability of Quarterly Hog Estimates
[Based on data for the previous 20 quarters]

           mean90 percent     Difference between first and latest estimate
         square confidence
          error
                    level
Item                                                              Quarters

                           Average  Smallest   Largest Below latest Above latest

                        %                       (1,000)            (number)
All hogs and pigs
            1.4       2.4       800         0     2,500         6        13

Pig crop
            1.8       3.1       451        14     1,502        11         9

Expected farrowings

  Second intentions
            2.4       4.1        55         0       189        12         8

  First intentions
            2.5       4.3        59         0       182         9        11


Quarterly Hogs and Pigs: Released September 29, 2022, by the National
Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United
States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Records by Quarter  United States: 1866 to Present
[This table provides data users with record high estimates of all hogs and pigs,
market hogs, pig crop, and pigs per litter since each data series began]

Item                  Estimate              Record high            Series began

                  (1,000 head)                                            (year)
All hogs and pigs
  Mar                   75,164                     2020                   1,988
  Jun                   77,664                     2020                   1,964
  Sep                   78,583                     2019                   1,988
  Dec                   83,741                    1,943                   1,866

Market
  Mar                   68,739                     2020                   1,988
  Jun                   71,238                     2020                   1,964
  Sep                   72,153                     2019                   1,988
  Dec                   71,136                     2020                   1,963

Pig crop
  Decy1/
                        35,016                     2020                   1,970
  Mar                   34,621                     2020                   1,970
  Jun                   36,370                     2019                   1,970
  Sep                   34,987                     2020                   1,970

                      (number)                                            (year)
Pigs per litter
  Decy1/
                            11                     2020                   1,970
  Mar                       11                     2022                   1,970
  Jun                    11.13                     2022                   1,970
  Sep                    11.19                     2021                   1,970

1/ December preceding year.

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