Pork News

Pig Farmers Rally Together to Gift Pork

3.30.20

Pig Farmers Rally Together to Gift 20K Pounds of Pork to Regional Food Banks in Illinois   During a time of uncertainty and closures, Illinois pig farmers are more concerned about feeding others than their individual worries. While grocery...
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Quarterly Hogs & Pigs Report March 2020

3.26.20

Find the full Quarterly Hogs & Pigs Report here. Read the executive summary here.    Released March 26, 2020   Illinois Hogs and Pigs Illinois inventory of all hogs and pigs on March 1, 2020 was 5.40 million head, down 1...
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FMCSA expands emergency declaration

includes livestock movement

3.19.2020   Due to the COVID-19 emergency relief effort, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has exempted livestock haulers from compliance with federal Hours of Service rules that limit drive time until at least April 12. Drivers...
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