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Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean Hog Prices Continue to Rise, March 1st 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics IowaSouthern Minnesota Lean Hog Price closed last Friday at 79.81₵ lb. It has risen from 63.97₵ lb. average...

Brent Jones from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, How Long Before Marketing Should We...

In most supply chains there is a recognition that the system as a whole needs to be optimized. Having said that, there are still...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean hog futures not over-bought! February 22nd 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics We read in several places where some speculate lean hog futures are over-bought. We disagree. Our reason is...

The $250 Billion Hog Equity Market, By Jim Huang Futures Market Executive

Highlights: China’s financial markets reopened Feb 18 after a week-long Spring Festival holiday; DCE Hog Futures rallied 6% with trading volume more than double...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Market Continues to Strengthen, February 15th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. Pork cut-outs closed Friday at 88.38 ¢ lb. A very strong price in our opinion considering a...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, July Lean Hogs Reach 90! February 8th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Last Friday July Lean Hog Futures reached 90₵. This is a new high for July 2021 – a...

Brent Jones from South West Ontario Veterinary Services,Dynamics Of PRRSV Spread Within A Region

Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) is still one of the most significant health problems in the North American pork production industries. Despite...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Pork in Cold Storage Ten Year Low, February 1st...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   At the end of December the USDA estimates U.S. Pork in cold storage was 408,361 (1,000 pounds) a...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean Hog Futures Set New Contract Highs, January 25th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Summer month lean hog futures hit new contract highs last Friday at 87.20₵/lb. Significantly up from last June...

How Many Hogs Are Traded in the Futures Market? By Jim Huang Futures Market...

Highlights: Annualized trading volume of DCE Live Hog is forecasted at 6.7 million contracts This is equivalent to 860 million hogs and a notional...
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