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Jim Long Pork Commentary, USDA Projects Record Corn Yield, August 13th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last Friday the USDA came out with a yield prediction of 178.4 bushels per acre. If this is...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Market not looking very Shiny? August 7th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Market not looking very Shiny? A year ago, U.S. 53-54% lean hogs were 86¢ lb. last week they were...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, EU Court rules Gene Editing = GMO, July 30th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   A couple weeks ago we wrote about McDonalds executive Ernie Meier speaking at the National Pork Industry Conference...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Market Update , July 23rd 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Market Update    The future of U.S. markets especially this fall looks far from optimistic. December hogs in the 40’s...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, National Pork Industry Conference Report, July 16th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we attended the National Pork Industry Conference held in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.  Our report: There was Retail...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, National Pork Industry Conference, July 10th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Pork Commentary, July 09, 2018 Jim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc.   National Pork Industry Conference   Day 1   This week we are...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. June Hogs and Pigs Report No Doubt more Pigs!...

  Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. June Hogs and Pigs Report No Doubt more Pigs! Our Observations: There is no doubt that the USDA is showing...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Lean Hog Prices Continue to Increase! June 25th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week some U.S. lean hog prices reached 86¢ getting even closer to the 90¢ lean which we...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. 80¢ Lean Hogs! June 18th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   U.S. 80¢ Lean Hogs! At the first part of April CME Lean Hogs for July were 73¢ lb. on...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, World Pork Expo Report, June 11th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   This past week was the World Pork Expo (WPX) held in Des Moines, Iowa.  The first WPX was...