Proceeds in pig fattening are not covering full costs

(AMI) - After months of more or less stagnant pig prices, the price hikes long hoped for by growers now came. Especially in the first months of the current year, the economic situation of the mowers was difficult, higher prices are essential for cost-effective work. Nevertheless, the costs in the mast still exceed the revenues. With average benefits, it has been difficult since October to gain...
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  • Noticeably fewer piglets traded and stabled
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