Perfect storm leads to profits

Perfect storm leads to profits

Despite recent tumble in hog markets, livestock and poultry producers enjoying improved profit margins.

REFLECTING on the current status of the livestock and poultry market from a price point perspective, the cattle, hog and chicken markets are going through a perfect storm, Kevin Good, CattleFax senior market analyst, told the Cattle Feeders Business Summit.

The beef industry is moving from the liquidation to the expansion phase, while pork producers battle the supply ratifications from porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) and the chicken industry

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