Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Editorial – Summer 2020

Read the Summer 2020 message from the editor and letters to the editor.

Lean Hog Prices Gain Strength

Pork Commentary, August 4th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. When you are an optimist...

U.S. Sow Slaughter Continues to Accelerate

Pork Commentary, July 27th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. June U.S. Sow Slaughter was...

Lockdown drives uptick in home cooking

Pandemic-restricted home baking has translated into backyard BBQing for many meat enthusiasts.

Governments work to curb farm trespassing

Provincial governments in Alberta and Ontario are getting tougher on ideologically motivated crime against farmers.

U.S. Pork Cut-outs Continue to Strengthen

Pork Commentary, July 20th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. This past week we saw...

U.S. Pork Cut outs jump! Aberration?

Pork Commentary, July 13th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. At the end of last...

Tracking COVID-19’s continued supply chain impact

Throughout COVID-19, the entire pork value chain has stood tall to maintain food security, despite opposition.

Producer-packer tensions threaten viability

Flaws in the Canadian pork supply chain’s shared value approach are being made more apparent than ever.

“There are no problems, there is just a lot of little...

Pork Commentary, July 6th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Henry Ford was a man...