Barn Media 9-10-10: Smithfield Hitting on All Cylinders Again | TheFencePost.com

Barn Media 9-10-10: Smithfield Hitting on All Cylinders Again

Brian Allmer, Barn Media Podcast Producer

Smithfield Foods reported record first-quarter net income of 76.3-million dollars – up from a loss of 107.7-million a year earlier. President Larry Pope attributed the earnings turnaround to higher packaged meat sales and the highest live hog prices in two years.

Smithfield Foods reported record first-quarter net income of 76.3-million dollars – up from a loss of 107.7-million a year earlier. President Larry Pope attributed the earnings turnaround to higher packaged meat sales and the highest live hog prices in two years.