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Importance of Trans-Pacific Partnership to Hog Farmers: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Kent Bang, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine, Global Markets & Economics
 
September 30, 2014 - With the importance of trade in the pork industry, a resolution to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement would be greatly beneficial. In our hog blog, AgStar’s Kent Bang explains the continuing issues with Japan and how they affect the TPP. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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China and Vietnam’s Global Agricultural Influences: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Mark Greenwood, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine, Global Markets & Economics
 
September 23, 2014 - What is the impact the pork industry in China and Vietnam has on the rest of the pork markets around the world? Recently a handful of AgStar team members traveled to these countries to gain a deeper understanding of international agriculture and its influence on our clients and business. In this video, AgStar’s Mark Greenwood discusses some of his observations from the trip. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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July Export Data Shows Positive Outlook for Hog Market: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Justin Roelofs, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine
 
September 16, 2014 - What does the export demand look like for the hog market today? Will prices remain elevated, or will they start to trend downward? In this video, AgStar’s Justin Roelofs analyzes the recent July export data to answer these questions and determine what the hog market situation might look like in the near future. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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Impact of Frost Predictions: Agriculture Blog (Video)
By: Steve Malakowsky, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine
 
September 09, 2014 - Will the prediction of frost later this week affect the crop prices and hog margins? Steve Malakowsky provides his thoughts and discusses a potential vaccine for PEDv in today's hog blog. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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What is Happening in the Swine Industry? Agriculture Blog (Article)
By: Justin Roelofs, Swine Specialist
TAGS: Swine
 
September 03, 2014 - The past eight months have been one of the most interesting times for the hog market with many drastic changes in price and supply occurring. In this article, AgStar’s Justin Roelofs discusses all these changes that have occurred in the past few months as well as what can be expected for the future. Continue reading >>
 
 
 
 
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Feast! Festival - Homegrown for the Holidays
Farmers, foodmakers, chefs & educators will show products, holiday cooking & workshops.
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Local Foods Tradeshow - Grow it, Make it
Learn about regionally grown & made products & see what new products are being developed.