Pork Profit Maximizer, Nov. 13, 2017

Retail Edition Outlook for 2018 Many end users are currently working on their budget plans for 2018 and we (Steiner) recently updated our outlook for all of next year and an early look at 2019. Some of our thoughts at this point differ from USDA, largely with regard to the amount of pork that will […]

Pork Profit Maximizer, November 13, 2017

  Foodservice Edition   Many end users are currently working on their budget plans for 2018 and we (Steiner) recently updated our outlook for all of next year and an early look at 2019. Some of our thoughts at this point differ from USDA, largely with regard to the amount of pork that will be […]

Pork Profit Maximizer, Oct. 30, 2017

Retail Edition Hog futures continue to rally on robust cash hog prices, expectations of continued strong demand Firm cash hog prices continue to underpin the lean hog futures contract. Cash hog prices gained 5% for the week and they are currently as much as 26% higher than a year ago (net price). Interestingly, the IA/MN […]

Pork Profit Maximizer, October 30, 2017

Foodservice Edition Hog futures continue to rally on robust cash hog prices, expectations of continued strong demand. Firm cash hog prices continue to underpin the lean hog futures contract. Cash hog prices gained 5% for the week and they are currently as much as 26% higher than a year ago (net price). Firm cash hog […]

Weekly Pork Price Summary, Oct. 20, 2017

Wholesale Pork Pricing Chart USDA Prices for Pork Sub-primals Weekly Wt. Average, USDA Weekly National Pork Report FOB Plant – Negotiated Sales (LM_PK610)1 Click here to download the full Pork Price Summary for October 20, 2017 Primal yields include trim, fat, skin, bone, shrink. Total yields do not calculate to 100% due to other products […]