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Evolution: Economic and Agriculture Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
The five most important policy categories for economic development in sub-Saharan Africa are identified in this report by Dr Giovanni Gasperoni and Tricia Beal of Novus International. They focus particularly on empowering agriculture best practices and...
Study Backs Pig Producers' Lost Margin Claims
French pig producers have seen their share of the retail ticket for loin-based retail cuts fade by nearly one-quarter between the years 2000 and 2010, on the basis of figures published by senior French government economist Philippe Chalmin, writes Peter...
US Pork Outlook – July 2011
Drought continues to drive US cattle sales, while pig meat exports are expected to continue to be strong and broiler meat production continues to rise, according to the latest Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook from the USDA's Economic Research Service....
Feed Outlook – July 2011
Higher stocks and production have boosted the feed grain supply, according to the latest report from the USDA Economic Research Service....
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates – July 2011
Meat production in the US is expected to remain stable next year, according to the latest USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates....
United Kingdom Pig Meat Market Update - July 2011
The DAPP in the UK has continued its upward trend in recent weeks, while the EU pig reference price moved up again in the first half of June, according to James Park, senior economic analyst with AHDB Meat Services Economic and Policy Analysis Group in...
BPEX Export Bulletin - July 2011: Week 27
The British Pig Executive's (BPEX) Export Bulletin for July 2011 reports pig industry trends from around the world. ...
USDA Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report - June 2011 [Updated]
The latest quarterly Hogs and Pigs report from the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS). ...
OECD–FAO Agricultural Outlook 2011-2020
Global commodity prices are expected to fall from their 2010/2011 levels but the markets are also expected to remain volatile, according to a new report from the OECD and FAO prepared for the G20 meeting in Paris this month. ...
Food Outlook – Global Market Analysis – June 2011
High feed prices and disease outbreaks in Asia limit global pig meat production prospects, according to the latest Food Outlook report from the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)....
US Pork Outlook – June 2011
Lower dressed weights are forecast for this year and next, while the estimate for pork exports in 2011 has been increased to 15 per cent above last year's level, according to the latest Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook from the USDA's Economic Research...
United Kingdom Pig Meat Market Update - June 2011
The DAPP in the UK has continued its upward trend in recent weeks, while the average EU price has continued to increase steadily from its low point in January, according to James Park, senior economic analyst with AHDB Meat Services Economic and Policy...
Feed Outlook – June 2011
US corn production is still expected to be a record this year but the current forecast is for historically tight global coarse grain stocks, according to the latest report from the USDA Economic Research Service....
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates – June 2011
With many important crop-growing regions affected by flooding or drought, the projections are 'highly tentative', according to the latest USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates....
Mexico – Market Concentration in Selected Agricultural and Food Sub-Sectors
The Mexican agricultural and food sector is marked by varying degrees of market concentration by sub-sector, according to the latest GAIN Report from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS). Animal feed and poultry meat production are much more concentrated...
BPEX Export Bulletin - May 2011: Week 21
The British Pig Executive's (BPEX) Export Bulletin for May 2011 reports pig industry trends from around the world. ...
Australian Pig Annual 2009-2010
Latest data on the pig industry in Australia from Australian Pork Limited....
2008 Pig Cost of Production in Selected Countries
The European pig sector returned to profitability in 2008, according to Tony Fowler of BPEX. ...
2009 Pig Cost of Production in Selected Countries
The European pig sector returned to profitability in 2009, according to James Park of the Agricultural and Horticultural Development Board (AHDB) – Market Intelligence....
US Pork Exports to China on the Rise
US exports of pork and pork variety meats to China have grown rapidly since summer 2010 and are expected to continue rising through 2011, according to Michael Woolsey and Jianping Zhang in the latest GAIN Report from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service....
Reforms Will Bring a Greening of the CAP
Towards the end of June new proposals for the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy are expected to come out of Brussels, writes ThePigSite editor-in-chief, Chris Harris. ...
High French Auction Prices Fail to Cover Increased Inputs
Pig farmers in Brittany have seen a 10-year high in auction prices at around €1.43 per kilo, according to April figures released by the Marché du Porc Breton (MPB), writes Peter Crosskey....
Feed Outlook - May 2011
Tight markets and record prices are set to continue in 2011/12, according to Thomas Capehart and Edward Allen in the latest report from the USDA Economic Research Service. ...
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