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Jim Long Pork Commentary, Prairie Livestock Expo Winnipeg, December 17th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we participated at the Prairie Livestock Expo that was held in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada. Our Observations: Manitoba is...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Hog Weights continue to surprise? December 11th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics It appears that weekly U.S. hog marketing’s are tracking very similar to a year ago. This past week...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Small Pig Price Surges, December 3rd 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. Small Pig Price Surges Both U.S. Cash Early weans and feeder pigs surged higher last week as the...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean Hog Futures Continue to Rise, November 26th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Lean hog Futures continued their rise last week with July reaching new life of contract highs of 85,875₵...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Euro Tier Report, November 19th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Euro Tier Report   Last week we attended the Euro tier Trade show in Hanover Germany:   Euro tier is a massive...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Why is African Swine Fever a Reportable Disease?

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Over the last while there has been much discussion about African Swine Fever (ASF). Every meeting we attend...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Euro Tier, November 6th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics In a week the massive Euro tier Livestock and Poultry Exhibition will be held in Hannover Germany. An...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, The Future Looks Brighter! October 30th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The Future Looks Brighter! In mid-August the U.S. had lean hogs in the mid 40’s. Losses were $40 per...

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...