Hedging Hogs by the Farm Manager

By the Alberta Government - Hog prices can vary significantly from year to year and even from day to day. With this volatility in the hog market, forward pricing opportunities arise that are worthy of locking in. This article deals with the more specific topic of using the futures market, known as hedging, to lock in a hog price in advance of delivery.
calendar icon 18 September 2006
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