'Pork Powerhouse' looks for new money

by 5m Editor
27 February 2004, at 12:00am

US - As feed costs rise and U.S. hog numbers remain high, the nation's largest pork producers are reevaluating their businesses heading into spring. Heartland Pork, Alden, Iowa, is one “Pork Powerhouse“ considering new options. "Due to the continued depressed hog market, we are exploring opportunities to bring new financial partners into our business," Bruce Rastetter, Heartland president and CEO, told Agriculture Online.

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