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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...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, November 5th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in the markets - Cash cattle ended the $1.25 higher, while feeder...

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...

It’s A Small World, After All, by Glenn Stolt, President and CEO, Christensen Farms

I recently participated in the National Pork Board’s International Marketing Committee ten-day immersion mission to Asia. While in Hong Kong we met with forty...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, September 25th 2018

Cash Hog Prices Still Not Done By Dennis Smith Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle Tuesday September 25, 2018 LEAN HOGS: Cash is called steady to higher which is a...

Learn from Each Other to Maximize Safety by Joe Wolfe, Live Pork Transportation Manager...

Truck rollovers and accidents, while rare, can have a significant impact. Transportation is the most visible step in raising pigs because we are traveling...

Singapore: An Exciting Market for U.S. Pork, by Clay Eastwood, Manager of International Marketing

by Clay Eastwood, Manager of International Marketing Monthly Market Highlight Singapore is an increasingly important market for U.S. agricultural exports, and U.S. pork specifically. In 2017,...

Sharing Our Responsible Pork Production Story on the 2018 Heartland Tour, by Gregg Hora,...

by Gregg Hora, Iowa Pork Producers Association President Gregg Hora, Iowa Pork Producers Association President Each year, the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) leads a group...

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...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, August 21st 2018

Open Interest Down on Lower Hog Futures By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday August 21, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Cash hog prices are stabilizing after a historic...