Pork production down 1.7% from last week
Total pork production under Federal inspection for the week ending Saturday, May 14th, 2022 was estimated at 518.4 million lbs. according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Marketing Service. This was down 1.7 percent from a week ago and 1.2 percent higher than a year ago. Cumulative pork production for the year to date was 4.9 percent lower compared to the previous year.