Canadian and US pig inventories

On Wednesday the joint US and Canadian quarterly hog inventory report was released by USDA and Statistics Canada. The April 1 Canadian pig inventory was estimated at 12,020,000 pigs with 1,312,000 kept for breeding and 10.708 million kept for market. This compares to the March 1 USDA numbers for the US herd of 64.872 million pigs total inventory with 5.820 million breeding animals and 59,052 kept for market animals. Read More...