Recent News

Genesus Global Market Report Mexico, September 2021

Genesus Global Market Report Mexico, September 2021

September 17, 2021

By Fernando Ortiz, Ibero-America Business Development Manager fortiz@genesus.com Pork prices in Mexico soared at record highs during the first half of the year (62% higher year over year) helping producers offset high input costs. Hog prices are expected to plateau...

Read More
Jim Long Pork Commentary_September 13th, 2021

Jim Long Pork Commentary_September 13th, 2021

September 17, 2021

Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. U.S. Lean Hog Futures – Big Drop Last week lean hog futures decreased an average of $7 Friday to Friday. A big drop. Our observations: USDA Predictions Seems there are thoughts of significantly increased pork...

Read More
Genesus Global Market Report<br>Canada, September 2021

Genesus Global Market Report
Canada, September 2021

September 8, 2021

Processing Challenges Robert Fraser, Sales and Service, Genesus Inc. Ever since Quality Meat Packers (second-largest pork packer in Ontario at the time) went down in 2014 sideswiping producers for a week’s worth of pigs on the way out, the Ontario...

Read More
Should we manage cost of production or profit?

Should we manage cost of production or profit?

September 7, 2021

Simon Grey, General Manager Russia, CIS and Europe, Genesus Inc. Selection indexes in the Genesus Genetic Program are a measure of profitability. Genomic Estimated Breeding Values (GEBV) are estimated for the key traits affecting profitability. The higher the Index the...

Read More
Jim Long Pork Commentary_September 06th, 2021

Jim Long Pork Commentary_September 06th, 2021

September 7, 2021

Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Global Market Round-up China The hog price in China is 96¢ U.S. lb. (14.2 RMB/kg). Losses continue for China’s pork producers. The Financial Times estimates that publicly owned swine companies have lost over $70 billion...

Read More
  • Genesus Global Market Report_Russia, September 2021

    Genesus Global Market Report_Russia, September 2021

    September 6, 2021

    Simon Grey, General Manager Russia, CIS and Europe, Genesus Inc. The current pig price in Russia is 138.2 Roubles (US$1.88)...

    Read More
  • Pork Commentary, August 30th, 2021

    Pork Commentary, August 30th, 2021

    August 31, 2021

    Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Another Interesting WeekIn the World of Hog Production Our Observations: U.S. hog slaughter last week...

    Read More
  • Genesus Global Market Report USA, August 2021 – Feed Conversion

    Genesus Global Market Report USA, August 2021 – Feed Conversion

    August 27, 2021

    Allan Bentley, Sales, Genesus Genetics Inc I had a conversation with a producer that uses a different genetics company. We...

    Read More
  • Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 23rd, 2021

    Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 23rd, 2021

    August 24, 2021

    Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. CFAP 1 Top-Up As of August 15, 2021, USDA website shows payments of CFAP 1...

    Read More
  • What is the Cost of a Dead Sow?

    What is the Cost of a Dead Sow?

    August 23, 2021

    The production cost of dead sows is becoming a large concern in our industry. According to industry data, sow mortality...

    Read More
  • Genesus Global Market Report_China,August, 2021

    Genesus Global Market Report_China,August, 2021

    August 23, 2021

    Lyle L. Jones, Director of Sales China, Genesus Inc. After bottoming out at 13.76 yuan/kg., ($0.96/lb.) in the fourth week...

    Read More
  • Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 16th, 2021

    Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 16th, 2021

    August 17, 2021

    Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Pork Demand The last few days we have read commentaries from pundits and future trading...

    Read More
  • AMINO ACID REQUIREMENTS OF GENESUS FINISHING PIGS_Part 2: Setting Dietary Digestible Lysine Levels

    AMINO ACID REQUIREMENTS OF GENESUS FINISHING PIGS_Part 2: Setting Dietary Digestible Lysine Levels

    August 16, 2021

    by: Clarence Froese, M.Sc., Director of Nutrition, Genesus Inc. Individual nutrient requirements are generally derived and expressed in terms of...

    Read More
  • Genesus Global Market Report_Europe and Spain, August 2021

    Genesus Global Market Report_Europe and Spain, August 2021

    August 12, 2021

    Mercedes Vega General Director for Spain, Italy & Portugal mvega@genesus.com 2021 is the first year when we see summer prices...

    Read More
  • Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 9th, 2021

    Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 9th, 2021

    August 10, 2021

    Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Where are the Market Hogs? Last week the U.S. marketed 2,327,000 market hogs, a year...

    Read More
  • Genesus Has Lower Sow Mortality More Salvage Value 2020

    Genesus Has Lower Sow Mortality More Salvage Value 2020

    August 9, 2021

    Pig Champ is a major swine production recording system in the United States. In 2020 they had data from 365...

    Read More
  • Genesus Global Market Report South-East Asia, August 2021

    Genesus Global Market Report South-East Asia, August 2021

    August 9, 2021

    Paul A. Anderson General Manager South East Asia / International Sales Manager, Genesus Inc. Thailand. Covid-19 hits pig price. Pig...

    Read More
  • Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 3rd, 2021

    Jim Long Pork Commentary, August 3rd, 2021

    August 3, 2021

    Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. U.S. Slaughter Numbers Keep Low This past week U.S. slaughter numbers came in 210,000 head...

    Read More
  • Genesus Global Market Report_Mexico, July 2021

    Genesus Global Market Report_Mexico, July 2021

    August 3, 2021

    by: Fernando Ortiz, Genesus Ibero-American Bussiness Development Mexico’s hog industry has had an unusual start to 2021, with expectations of...

    Read More
  • Jim Long Pork Commentary, July 27th, 2021

    Jim Long Pork Commentary, July 27th, 2021

    July 27, 2021

    Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. U.S. Hog Prices Stay Strong Some Observations: Weighted Average National lean price stays strong at...

    Read More

About Genesus

Genesus Genetics has only one business and passion which is developing and providing quality swine genetics. Our only focus is delivering to our customers the best pigs in the world. It is simple; Your success is our success! Genesus Genetics is the world leader in hyper prolific gilts being produced from the largest registered purebred herd in the world. Our teams of geneticists and meat scientists have been the back bone that has allowed hundreds of our customers to produce more than 25 Pigs Weaned per Sow in a calendar year and put our top herds over 30 PWSY. Our sire line genetics are based on science and data that transfers into real results for you, our customer. Want to know more about Genesus, click here

Contact Genesus

Contact us today at 1-204-267-2813 or send us the following contact form with your questions.

Or email us at: info@genesus.com