Barn Media 6-15-12: USMEF: April Pork & Beef Exports Remain Strong
June 15, 2012
April exports of U.S. pork were up slightly in volume (4.05 million pounds) from a year ago and were 4 percent higher in value ($509.2 million), keeping 2012 exports ahead of last year’s record pace. Through the first four months of the year, pork exports stand 6 percent higher than last year in volume (1.72 billion pounds) and 16 percent higher in value ($2.17 billion)…
Brian Allmer has been in agriculture broadcasting since 2005, and has lived in Northeastern Colorado his entire life. Allmer is dedicated to covering the agriculture issues that those involved in agriculture face today in the United States and in Colorado.
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