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Growing concern over hog slaughter capacity

hogs outsideWith record weekly hog kills in December, U.S. pork processing plants have been running very close to capacity.  Market analyst Steve Meyer with EMI Analytics, after seeing the numbers in the latest quarterly hogs and pigs report on December 23rd, warned that packing capacity is likely to be an even bigger issue by the fall of 2016.

AUDIO: Steve Meyer

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