Philippines sets price ceiling for pork, chicken as food inflation soars

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday signed an executive order mandating price ceilings for pork and chicken in the capital region, as costlier meat...

SwineTech introduces the PigFlow Workforce and Swine Management Platform

PigFlow Revolutionizes Pork Production Methods and Management, Will Showcase at 2021 World Pork Expo. SwineTech, Inc., the ag tech company that leverages voice recognition and...

UPDATE 2-China posts highest Q3 pork output in three years as herd recovers

Source: Reuters China's third-quarter pork production surged to its highest in three years, official data showed on Monday, after producers built thousands of large breeding...

China’s soymeal futures plunge on pig disease concerns

China’s soymeal futures slid nearly 5% in their sharpest decline in eight years on Friday, as investors took profit and new African swine fever...

China’s Plan to Restrict Hog Transport Will Reshape $300 Billion Pork Industry

China’s plan to control the transport of live hogs to rein in the spread of African swine fever is set to reshape the market...

Tree Buffer Program for IL Pig Farmers Relaunches in 2021

Pig farmers in Illinois have the opportunity to take part in a tree buffer cost-share program. The Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) is offering...

High-oil corn packs punch for pigs

A new high-oil corn product offers greater amino acid and energy digestibility in growing pigs, according to new research from the University of Illinois. “This...

As U.S. pork plant speeds up slaughtering, workers report more injuries

One of America’s leading pig slaughterhouses is running faster than ever as meatpackers hustle to keep pork in grocery stores during the COVID-19 pandemic....

Lean hog futures notch contract highs; live cattle retreat

U.S. lean hog futures rose on Thursday, with several contract months including the benchmark June setting life-of-contract highs on firm cash markets and strong...

Hogs in downward correction

Market showing signs of a change of direction.  Outside days, reversals, & breaking trend lines could contribute evidence of the turn.  Increasing volume would...