Small supplies and an usually strong demand teamed up to push hog prices to record or near-record levels in recent months.The down-trend in hog slaughter during the final quarter of 1965 was a rare development. It was the first time since 1924 that Federally Inspected slaughter was lower in October than in September.
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 20
, Article 9.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol20/iss8/9