Chairman of the IFA Pigs Committee Tom Hogan has welcomed an increase in pig prices from processors last Friday.
Chairman of IFA Pigs Committee, Tom Hogan has said farmers are expecting the pig price to increase substantially over the coming days.
Chairman of the IFA Pigs Committee Tom Hogan said prices remained relatively steady this week after the 2c/kg increase which the majority of pig farmers received in the earlier weeks of January.
Chairman of the IFA Pigs Committee, Tom Hogan said that the solid demand from processors has resulted in a 2c/kg increase in prices being paid for pigs this week.
As we enter 2017, farmers are expecting an uplift in prices early in the year and stable pig prices for 2017 to give pig farmers a chance to recoup the loses of the past 18 months, Chairman of the IFA Pigs Committee Tom Hogan has said.