Hog Slaughter well above prior year for Jan and Feb, 2024

Hog Slaughter well above prior year for Jan and Feb, 2024

Animal proteins were rangebound for Thursday March 21, with limited trade reported.

A fire at a beef processing company in Liberal, KS was reported on Wednesday March 20. The company is currently looking into restarting production, even though the fire broke out on the loading dock. This specific location slaughters 6,000 head per day, around 5.02% of the total head count on a daily basis for the US.

USDA Livestock Slaughter – February 2024

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04.19.2024

Reduced March RIN production not leading to higher RIN Prices

Reduced March RIN production not leading to higher RIN Prices

Total March biofuel RIN production was 1.9 billion RINs, which was 6% below February and 15% below December’s RIN output of 2.25 billion. December had the largest monthly production...

04.19.2024

CWG, YG higher on week, UCO, DCO down again

CWG, YG higher on week, UCO, DCO down again

The market was quiet heading into the weekend. Used cooking oil (UCO) traded in large volume into the Gulf at 40 cents per lb delivered in the truck market.

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Price pressure on ruminant and porcine items for the week

Price pressure on ruminant and porcine items for the week

Sloppy markets were reported for porcine and ruminant items at the close of week ending Friday April 19.

Wide ranges were witnessed on porcine bloodmeal (BM), with a...

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