Pork supply steadied by higher hog weights

In this weekly Commodities Watch column, John T. Barone, president and commodities analyst for Market Vision Inc., offers a snapshot of the state of commodities for restaurants.

The drop in feed prices has not yet allowed farmers to produce more pigs, but it has allowed them to fatten up the ones they already have. Hog weights in November were running 2–3 percent above a year ago. The increase in weights will he

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