Bacon Demand Is Higher Than Ever as Price Volatility Grows
Amid robust restaurant, retailer demand, bacon “far and away the most volatile” of all hog cuts. A new bacon index aims to solve that problem.
How Hog Markets Are Coping with the Threat of African Swine Fever
According to the Chinese Zodiac, 2019 is the Year of the Pig. Whether or not you believe in the Zodiac,…
How Options Are Changing Livestock Markets
Futures markets have always been one way for producers to mitigate risk, but livestock options have seen a surge in volume and open interest in recent years.
Finding the Right Balance on Livestock Hours
When we announced earlier this month that we were reducing livestock trading hours, the response we received from market…