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December 9, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: December 9 to December 13, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.4760   -$0.0130 $66.95 -$0.59
Sows $1.2546   -$0.0111 $56.91 -$0.50
       
Carcass Value $147.14   -$1.30

Biosecurity Protocols for International Travel

Pork Nova Scotia has adopted a new biosecurity protocol, developed by Alberta Pork, for all barn producers who are visiting farms overseas.

Biosecurity Protocol International Travel [PDF]

December 2, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: December 2 to December 6, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.4890   -$0.0254 $67.54 -$1.15
Sows $1.2657   -$0.0216 $57.41 -$0.98
       
Carcass Value $148.44   -$2.53

November 25, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: November 25 to November 29, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.5144   $0.0088 $68.69 $0.40
Sows $1.2872   $0.0075 $58.39 $0.34
       
Carcass Value $150.97   $0.88

November 18, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: November 18 to November 22, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.5056   -$0.0181 $68.29 -$0.82
Sows $1.2798   -$0.0154 $58.05 -$0.70
       
Carcass Value $150.10   -$1.80

November 12, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: November 12 to November 15, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.5237   -$0.0609 $69.11 -$2.76
Sows $1.2951   -$0.0518 $58.75 -$2.35
       
Carcass Value $151.90   -$6.07

Canadian Pork Industry to Resume Exports to China

November 5, 2019 – OTTAWA

Canadian pork producers are pleased that the issues preventing the export of pork products to China have been resolved. The market is an important one for producers that has been closed since exports were suspended on June 25, 2019.

“We are very appreciative of the efforts of government officials to help restore reliable access to China” said Rick Bergmann, Canadian Pork Council (CPC) Chair. “We’d like to thank Canadian Agriculture and Agri-food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau and International Trade Diversification Minister Jim Carr for the leadership they have shown in working to resolve this issue. We look forward to working with Ambassador Barton to further strengthen Canadian-Chinese relations”.

For the full CPC press release, please read the below PDF:

CPC Press Release – Exports Resume to China

November 4, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: November 4 to November 8, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.5846   -$0.0544 $71.88 -$2.47
Sows $1.3469   -$0.0462 $61.10 -$2.10
       
Carcass Value $157.97   -$5.42

Canadian Pork Industry Assesses ASF Preparations

At the latest Canadian Pork Council (CPC) meeting, there were industry discussions on the preparations for potential African Swine Flu (ASF) outbreaks.

Read the full article here.

October 28, 2019 Weekly Pork Price

Nova Scotia Weekly Market Report: October 28 to November 1, 2019

  Price (kg)   Change Price (cwt) Change
Hogs $1.6390   $0.0174 $74.34 $0.79
Sows $1.3932   $0.0148 $63.19 $0.67
       
Carcass Value $163.39   $1.73

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