Pig producers face losses as costs rise and prices fall

Farmers Weekly

Pig farmers are entering loss-making territory, with the average cost of production at its highest level since 2013, but farmgate prices under pressure. Latest figures from the AHDB show the estimated net margin during the third quarter (Q3) of 2020 fell to 8p/kg deadweight or £7 a head, which was 4p/kg or £3 a head […]

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