TractorWise

The hog market is sizzling with uncertainty and it is impossible to tell now if it will be able to stay in the pan of hot domestic prices or fall into the scorching fire of an international trade war. It’s creating a challenging time for hog price hedging, since prices could easily go either way in coming months. Farmers should be thinking of protecting some forward prices, even if the market is rallying on strong domestic demand. “We’ve switched out one uncertainty for another,” said Tyler Fulton, ...