Question of the week - Week of 31-Aug-2017

What has been the trend of German pig industry from November 2016 to May 2017?

Question of the week

See a clue in the article The German pig census drops


Correct answer

In May the German swine census stood at 27.1 million pigs. It is the lowest census since November 2010. The number of farms has decreased by 2.7% (-700) affecting especially the breeding farms (- 4.3% / - 400 farms).