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Table 5 Median annual loss attributable to PRRS per sow for each herd, derived from the actual farm budget minus the ‘negative’ farm budget from Table 4, and annual loss for the herd in total and in the breeding, nursery and fattening part

From: Application of an economic calculator to determine the cost of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome at farm-level in 21 pig herds in Germany

Farm no. Loss per year (€)
Per sow Farm total Breeding part Nursery parta Fattening part
1 568 85,263 8952 − 8480 84,791
2 461 138,454 24,132 −10,587 124,909
3 305 54,443 8886 25,502 20,055
4 258 84,085 19,958 10,991 53,136
5 375 74,181 16,375 − 7003 64,809
6 209 60,430 17,582 1199 41,649
7 243 53,396 16,370 1912 35,113
8 265 135,225 48,487 10,612 76,126
9 220 72,661 19,289 9889 43,483
10 225 76,447 32,409 1525 42,513
11 298 67,246 12,093 − 702 55,854
12 255 306,395 43,142 18,011 245,243
13 205 55,312 9945 4246 41,121
14 178 60,586 7443 16,757 36,386
15 286 100,211 27,314 − 6462 79,360
16 288 57,528 18,000 8853 30,674
17 306 122,393 29,985 −22,956 115,364
18 176 70,324 22,298 6036 41,991
19 46 16,540 7846 − 680 9375
20 202 90,503 16,679 8368 65,456
21 221 90,371 21,618 − 2253 71,006
Median 255 74,181 18,000 1912 53,136
  1. aNegative values mean that the herd did not see a loss but saved costs in the nursery part