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September 2022

U.S. Hog Inventories Are Trending Down

WASHINGTON– The inventory of all pigs and hogs as of September 1, 2022 was 73.8 million head, down 1% from a year ago but up 2% from June 1, 2022, according to data from the United States Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural…

Moore Orchards open this fall

After being closed for two years, Moore's Orchards will reopen their Apple Haus this fall. The little store is located on Sasse Road, just five miles south of Midland. Orchard manager Steve Heilig says the COVID-19 virus in 2020 and a…

Floods damage up to 91% of minor crops

Minor crops including oilseeds, pulses, vegetables and orchards spanning thousands of hectares have been destroyed due to the recent unprecedented monsoon rains and widespread flooding in the country. Flash floods destroyed about 55% of…