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Harrington's Sort & Cull
John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst
Fri May 15, 2015 03:47 PM CDT

When it comes to speculating about the expansion of livestock herds, there are essentially two kinds of talk: cheap and expensive. While both types can prove to be completely wrong-headed, the missing of the dartboard by the latter is typically more painful and long-lasting than the former.

On the other hand, expensive talk, exactly because it risks more severe consequences, tends to be more reliable and more predictive of actual, hooves on the ground, expansion.

Major pork integrators Seaboard and Triumph Foods have just made a costly pronouncement this week, unveiling a joint venture to construct a new processing facility ...

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