Hog marketings in the October-December quarter are expected to be 7 to 8 percent smaller than a year earlier. Pigs born during March, April and May will make up the bulk of the fall slaughter. Farrowings these months were reported down 8, 11 and 4 percent respectively from the same months of 1963.
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 19
, Article 7.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol19/iss4/7