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Grain
 
Sharing a Success Story: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Dr. David Kohl, Agriculture Economist
TAGS: Grain, Dairy, Swine, Young, Beginning Farmers
 
October 23, 2014 - Have you ever wondered how you can make your operation successful? Sometimes all you need to do is look at another’s successes and mimic what they are doing correctly. In this video, Dr. Kohl shares with you a success story of a couple and what they did to becoming so successful. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Swine
 
Word of Caution for Pork Producers: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Mark Greenwood, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine
 
October 21, 2014 - Will pork prices continue to remain high for 2015? Where should producers exercise caution moving forward into the new year? In this video, AgStar’s Mark Greenwood discusses these questions as well as the US pork exports to analyze what producers can expect for the pork industry in the future. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Swine
 
Hog Economics Continue to be Strong: Agriculture Blog (Article)
By: Mark Greenwood, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine
 
October 16, 2014 - 2014 has been extremely amazing for the U.S. pork industry. Many producers are seeing record prices now, while just a few months ago they were stressing over margin. In this article, AgStar’s Mark Greenwood discusses this success and how producers need to move forward to ensure success in 2015. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Swine
 
Will Demand Remain Strong in the Hog Markets? Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Justin Roelofs, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine
 
October 14, 2014 - Will cash prices drop when the October contract rolls off? How might the PED virus affect the prices? In this week’s Hog Blog, AgStar’s Justin Roelofs discusses these questions along with many more. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
Global Markets & Economics
 
Chinese Sow Liquidation Widely Impacts Global Market: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Brett Stuart, Global AgriTrends
TAGS: Global Markets & Economics, Swine
 
October 13, 2014 - As we navigate through the volatile hog market, Brett Stuart from Global AgriTrends provides insights into 2015, along with an update on the Chinese market. With limited exports from the U.S., those that can meet the demand to China will see exports skyrocket. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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OCT
31
Swine Export Update Webinar
insights that focus on the industry and pork exports for 4th quarter 2014 and 2015.
NOV
2
Feast! Festival - Homegrown for the Holidays
Farmers, foodmakers, chefs & educators will show products, holiday cooking & workshops.