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Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Hog Marketing’s Soar, October 22nd 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. Hog Marketing’s Soar   Last week the U.S. marketed 2,589,000 hogs, up from 120,000 a year ago. We expect...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, The markets are always moving, October 15th 2018

  Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Some weeks we don’t have much to write about. It seems either we or the markets are in...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Is it a Miracle? October 9th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics A Month ago, 53-54% lean hogs were 44¢ lb. Just coming out of August which is traditionally a time...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S.D.A. September Hogs and Pigs Report, October 1st 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The U.S.D.A. released the September | Hogs and Pigs report last Thursday. The market reaction was about a...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, US Hog Market Rebound, September 24th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics US Hog Market Rebound   Last Friday the to US lean hog price averaged 60.24¢ lb. A huge jump over...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Hurricane Florence hits North Carolina, September 17th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics As we write we have no specific news on the effects of Hurricane Florence and the North Carolina...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Where we at? Some Observations, September 10th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics It doesn’t take a rocket scientist or ag. economist to see that USA-Canada hog market sucks. Losses per...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Eastern Europe Road Trip – Week 2, September 5th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Eastern Europe Road Trip – Week 2   Last week Spencer, Aidan and I continued our trip thru Eastern Europe visiting...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Russia Road Trip, August 27th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Russia Road Trip   This past week we spent in Russia. I visited several customers and prospects with two of...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Futures Rebound, August 21st 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. Futures Rebound   Markets many times move with few if any people expecting. Last week was a case in...