Hogs & Pigs Report Numbers

According to the Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report released by USDA Thursday - the U.S. inventory of all hogs and pigs was 65.9-million head as of March 1st. That's an increase of one-percent over a year ago.

The breeding herd inventory - at 5.8-million head - is up slightly from last year.

The market hog inventory totals just over 60-million head - an increase of two-percent from a year ago.

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