10 million hogs with nowhere to go

https://www.nationalhogfarmer.com/business/10-million-hogs-nowhere-go At current capacity levels, more than 170,000 market-ready hogs per day can't be processed into the food supply. These hogs will eventually stay on farms too long and grow too large to be accepted by harvest facilities. It is estimated that up to 10.069 million market hogs will need to be euthanized between the …

Lawmakers Asking for FEMA Help on Livestock Depopulation, Disposal

A copy of the document is available here. WASHINGTON (May 8, 2020) – In a bipartisan letter to President Donald Trump Friday, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson of Minnesota urged the Administration to provide guidance on how the Federal Emergency Management Agency can help farmers depopulate and dispose of livestock following the closure of …