News and analysis on the global poultry
and animal feed industries.
Greg Rennier

Greg Rennier

Greg Rennier, Ph.D., is president of Rennier Associates Inc. To contact Rennier, email greg@rennierassociates.com.

ARTICLES

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Potential gains from ASF outweigh rising grain prices

The poultry market should benefit enough from the African swine fever situation to offset either a rise in production or increased feed costs.
The U.S. poultry market should see enough benefits from the African swine fever situation to offset either a slight rise in production or increased feed costs.
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JBS 2015

A new era of optimism in the US poultry industry?

Spurred on by positive market trends, industry leaders are optimistic about the future.
For the last five years the WATT/Rennier Poultry Confidence Index documented an unprecedented strength and duration of optimism in the US poultry industry, peaking in the first quarter of 2015.
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US poultry industry riding wave of optimism

With poultry supply and demand in balance and cheap corn available for feed ingredients, U.S. poultry producers are profitable and expanding production.
At the risk of sounding like a broken record, the U.S. poultry industry continued a lengthy streak of optimism with the Poultry Confidence Index (PCI) tracking scores remaining well above their normative baseline for three consecutive years.
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President Donald Trump

Trump scores high for poultry where it counts

In a Poultry Confidence Index poll, President Trump’s performance was rated highest on issues most important to poultry industry.
In a Poultry Confidence Index poll, President Trump’s performance was rated highest on issues most important to poultry industry.
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