How can you get information on current hog prices?


Quick Answer

Information on current hog prices is available on the University of Missouri's Agricultural Electronic Bulletin Board, as of 2015. The website for the U.S. Department of Agriculture also offers morning and afternoon hog reports.

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UM's site shows average prices for both live hogs and carcasses on specific days and displays price changes compared to the previous day. Additional information includes the number of hogs slaughtered per day and week and the futures markets for upcoming months.

The USDA's website discloses each day's hogs' base price range and weighted average price for the morning or afternoon. Data also include estimates and actual figures of hogs sold that day. The website compares these figures to numbers for the prior week and year.

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