Japan might increase the amount of agriculture trade conducted with the U.S. through potential trade deal that was announced by President Trump following a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
This market update is a PorkNetwork weekly column reporting trends in weaner pig prices and swine facility availability.<p></p> All information contained in this update is for the week ended October 7, 2016.
Looking at hog sales in September 2016 using October 2016 futures, the weaner breakeven was $43.14, up $1.22 for the week. Feed costs were up $0.76 per head. October futures increased $0.98 compared to last week'