There has been much discussion recently about changes occurring in the swine industry. The purpose of this study is to assess the competitive position of Iowa pork producers. A comparison of swine production efficiencies between Iowa producers and the competition is presented. In this report the competition is the highly intensified swine production systems.
Hillburn, Chris; Kliebenstein, James; Stevermer, Emmett; and Trede, Larry, "A Comparison of Iowa Swine Production with Its Competition" (1987). Economic Staff Paper Series. 15.