posted on Friday, June 9, 2017 in Central Region News
National Hog Farmer recently released the Mega Global Producers List. Twenty-seven pork producers owning 7.24 million sows can claim the title of Global Mega Producers this year. The Mega Global Producers are as diverse as their geographic location.
Eleven of the 26 Global Mega Producers hail from the United States of America. Pork production is serious business in the states, with operations ranging in size and production models from independent producers to large-scale contract systems. The swine business is the United States excels in technology and in-depth science to support a highly efficient industry. While the size of the Smithfield hog production is worth attention, several other U.S. swine businesses also easily make the GMP list.
AMVC Management Services is ranked #23 in the world with the number of sows managed. AMVC Management Services provides a solution for total herd management from birth to market. AMVC offers its customers a progressive, systems approach to quality pork production. The company is headquartered in Audubon, Iowa, but has multiple locations in North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, Indiana, Ohio, Iowa and Kansas.
For the full article from National Hog Farmer, click here.