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Jim Long Pork Commentary, Global Markets have had Big Jump, April 22nd 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Global Markets have had Big Jump   The Global Hog Market has changed significantly since late February. All Countries converted to...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. has Record Weekly Pork Export Sales to China, April...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week USDA reported net weekly pork export sales to China of 77,732 metric tonnes, by far a...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, March 1 U.S. Hog Report Irrelevant, April 8th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Amazing what happened in the last week. The U.S. March 1 Hogs and Pigs Report released Thursday March 28...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, March USDA Hog and Pigs Report, April 1st 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics March USDA Hog and Pigs Report   No real surprises in the March USDA Hogs and Pigs report. The Breeding...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Hog Market Rockets Higher, March 25th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Last week we saw a continuation of a rapid rise in U.S. hog prices and lean hog futures....

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Hog Market Rockets Higher, March 18th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week U.S. hog futures jumped almost 10₵ lb. A phenomenal increase triggered by the realization that we...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Some Good News, March 11th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week the U.S. hog industry got a sliver of good news. April lean hog futures increased $4.15...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Hog Market Continues to Lose Money, March 4th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics This past week was much of the Same with U.S. markets continuing to be soft and slaughter hog...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, African Swine Fever (ASF) China Report

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Genesus has been the largest exporter of swine breeding stock to China the last three years. Many industry contacts...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean Hog Futures show Positive up Movement, February 19th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Lean Hog Futures show Positive up Movement   Last week the U.S. lean hog futures saw some positive up movement....