Swine Situation Report, January-March 2019

January 2019 to March 2019

Prices

The average farmgate price of hogs upgraded for slaughter in January to March 2019 was PhP110.52 per kilogram, liveweight. This was 2.7 percent lower than the 2018 average farmgate price of PhP113.56 per kilogram, liveweight.

During the first quarter of 2019, the highest average farmgate price was recorded in February at PhP111.20 per kilogram, liveweight. The lowest price was noted in March at PhP109.76 per kilogram, liveweight. (Table 3)

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