More than 45 groups representing the diverse U.S. economy joined the National Pork Producers Council, calling for an end to U.S. tariffs on Canadian and Mexican aluminum and steel so the U.S. can benefit from USMCA.
2018 was a record-breaking year for U.S. pork exports to South Korea. The current environment is very different, as Korea’s pork production edged higher last year and imports increased from foreign suppliers.
Pigs from the central Alberta farm reporting the province’s first PED outbreak might be sent to market in the U.S., after local Canadian farmers voice concern about the disease contaminating slaughter sites.
Unemployment is the lowest it’s been in 18 years and the economy is experiencing its longest streak of month-to-month job growth, Forbes reports. So, what does this mean for employers? Pressure to fill positions fast.