Q4 2019 Market Updates

Proteins       Poultry Meals – Chicken and Turkey seem to be in a state of flux currently. While the soybean complex is soft, the protein meals are holding..

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Q2 2019 Market Updates

  Pulses – Recent news from Canada is that the weak pricing this last season really hurt processors and farmers to the north. Some have between 6-18 months left to..

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Q4 2018 Market Updates

Proteins Poultry meals continue to trade flat in both Chicken and Turkey. Lower supplies of chicken fat have created pressure but with so much material due to lack of exports..

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Q4 Market Updates

  Proteins Salmon Meal – Norwegian meal has seen stable to reduced pricing for Q4 and into 2019. Speculation and forward indications point to some reductions for 19 but the..

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Q2 Market Updates

  Proteins – Poultry – Limitations on supply have been a challenge as of late. Export sales have tightened supply of poultry meals. Buyers have been able to meet their..

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October Market Updates

Pulses Peas – Slight pressure upward on Peas over 2016 season. Lower yields in some areas along with lower quality in others has pushed pricing upwards a bit. While nothing..

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July Market Updates

Weather patterns have increasingly affected crops in the Midwest and Northern states, hardest hit are the Dakotas. Crops are in the budding stage and desperately need rain. The continued drought..

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May Market Updates

Fishing in the north of Peru has been quite good with daily catch in the 40,000 m/t range, except for the first couple of days when there were fewer vessels..

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March Market Updates

According to the USGS National Wildlife Health Center Avian Influenza continues to spread worldwide.  The U.S. Department of Agriculture has confirmed an outbreak of H7N9 at a broiler farm in..

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Welcome Abbey Lively

Join Lortscher’s in welcoming our new Site QA Manager, Abbey Lively. Abbey recently joined Lortscher’s this March as our Site QA Manager at our new Brownwood, Texas facility. Abbey grew..

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