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U.S. hog herd growth seen remaining slow

Agriculture.com Staff 09/27/2006 @ 12:48pm

CHICAGO (Dow Jones)--The U.S. Department of Agriculture's upcoming quarterly hogs and pigs survey is expected to show that producers didn't stray far from their practice of only modest hog herd expansion despite 32 consecutive months of producer profits, according to industry sources.

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CHICAGO (Dow Jones)--The U.S. Department of Agriculture's upcoming quarterly hogs and pigs survey is expected to show that producers didn't stray far from their practice of only modest hog herd expansion despite 32 consecutive months of producer profits, according to industry sources.

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