Livestock Count Results: Depletion continues

Pig and sow populations in Germany are shrinking considerably. According to the latest cattle survey in May 2020, only 25.375 million pigs were counted in Germany. At the same time in 2015, there were still 28.1 million animals in the stables. The decline in stocks continues until recently. In May of the previous year, 2.6% more pigs were counted. In the sub-group of breeding...