Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Canada Pork focuses on foreign and domestic markets

Ongoing threats to the Canadian pork industry continue to linger, as processors attempt to remain competitive through innovation and market share.

North America Sow Liquidation will be Monumental

Pork CommentaryJim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc.May 30, 2023 Every day we hear...

Hog Futures Down – Cash Hogs Up – Bizarre 

Iowa – S. Minnesota cash hogs were 67.44¢ on April 24th. Last Friday (May 19) they were 87.73¢ lb. A 20¢ lb....

Environmental strategy overlooks pork complexities

Too much change too quickly could put farmers out-of-business, which is unsustainable regardless of environmental best practices.

Optimum pig weights help optimize profits

Cargill’s Producer Profitability tool is one way to determine optimum pig weights for marketing, which can help producers grab a few extra dollars this summer.

Prop 12

Pork CommentaryJim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc.May 17, 2023 Last week the U.S....

U.S. Hog Industry Struggles

Pork CommentaryJim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc.May 8, 2023 The U.S. industry continues...

Is there Hope?

Pork CommentaryJim Long President-CEO Genesus Inc.May 1, 2023 Last week there seemed to be...

Consumers hungry for food price answers

Amid inflated food prices at retail, profits for some agri-food stakeholders have been substantially better than for others. What’s the breakdown?

Supply management bill tampers with trade tools

Supply management of certain Canadian agricultural outputs is a given. But what about the 90 per cent of other commodities that rely on access to global markets?