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Broilers & Layers
on April 8, 2013

Grain prices and poultry demand: Searching for the new norm

After six years of market turmoil, will poultry producers begin to see a rebuilding of grain stocks and a strengthening of poultry demand in 2013?

Poultry producers face the harrowing economic prospect that in July corn prices could be anywhere from $4 to $10 a bushel, largely depending on the weather during the next two months in the U.S. Corn Belt. Not an enviable business environment when animal feed ingredients account for a majority of…

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