2014 a Big Year for the Big Boys in the Hog Business
Hogs made history this summer. Pork producer profits were, quite simply, enormous -- averaging $82 profit for each hog marketed in the third quarter. "I've never seen anything like it," says Chris Hurt, agricultural economist at Purdue University. "Producers are paying down debt, and banks are smiling ear to ear."
- See the 20th Annual Pork Powerhouses Report, a Successful Farming magazine and Agriculture.com Exclusive!
- Download the 2014 Pork Powerhouses (PDF)
- Check out the latest chat in Hog Talk
- Also: See the latest Fall Hog Market Outlook
How do this year's Powerhouses stack up to previous years? Flip through the last few years here!