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Canadian hog herd drops in 2009 Q3

Hog inventories on Canadian farms declined 7.3 per cent between the third quarter of 2008 and the third quarter of 2009. The main factors in the decline were low market prices, the restructuring of farms and farm closures. As of Oct. 1, Canadian farmers had 11.8 million hogs on their farms, down from 12.7 million […] Read more