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Accession Number PB2012-114750
Title United States and Canadian Hogs. (Released August 21, 2012).
Publication Date Aug 2012
Media Count 6p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract United States and Canadian inventory of all hogs and pigs for June 2012 was 78.7 million head. This was up 1 percent from June 2011, and up 2 percent from June 2010. The breeding inventory, at 7.08 million head, was up 1 percent from last year and up 1 percent from last quarter. Market hog inventory, at 71.6 million head, was up 1 percent from last year and up 1 percent from last quarter. The pig crop, at 36.5 million head, was up 1 percent from 2011 and up 2 percent from 2010. Sows farrowed during this period totaled 3.59 million head, up slightly from last year but down 1 percent from 2010. United States inventory of all hogs and pigs on June 1, 2012 was 65.8 million head. This was up 1 percent from June 1, 2011, and up 1 percent from March 1, 2012. The breeding inventory, at 5.86 million head, was up 1 percent from last year and up 1 percent from last quarter. Market hog inventory, at 60.0 million head, was up 1 percent from last year, and up 1 percent from last quarter. The pig crop, at 29.4 million head, was up 1 percent from 2011 and up 2 percent from 2010. Sows farrowed during this period totaled 2.92 million head, up slightly from 2011 but down slightly from 2010.
Keywords Agricultural economics
Breeding
Canada
Estimates
Exports
Hogs
Imports
Inventories
Livestock
Pigs(Swine)
Production
Sows
Statistical data
Tables(Data)
United States

 
Source Agency National Agricultural Statistics Service
NTIS Subject Category 98B - Agricultural Economics
96A - Domestic Commerce, Marketing, & Economics
96C - International Commerce, Marketing, & Economics
Corporate Author National Agricultural Statistics Service, Washington, DC. Agricultural Statistics Board.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1225
Contract Number N/A

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