Latest Pig and hog markets News

Grains mixed, Livestock mixed

Jul. 14, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

s mk950 mkts Wheat for Sep. was lost 15.75 cents at $7.95 a bushel; Jul. corn declined 46 cents at $6.94 a bushel, Sep. oats was up 5 cents $6.67 a bushel; while Jul. soybeans gained 21.75 cents at $16.10 a bushel. Beef was lower and pork was higher...

Smithfield Foods settles pork price-fixing lawsuit for $42M

Jul. 05, 2022 17:00 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Smithfield Foods will pay restaurants and caterers $42 million to settle a lawsuit that accused the giant meat producer of conspiring to inflate pork prices, which will likely only add to concerns about how the lack of competition in the industry affects meat prices. ...