Frozen pork supplies climbed 8 percent from March to April but dropped 3 percent from April 2012.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s “Cold Storage” report on Wednesday, total red meat supplies in freezers rose 5 percent this month.
Stocks of pork bellies were up a whopping 10 percent from last month, climbing from 51.47 million pounds to 56.38 million pounds. However, these stocks were 25 percent lower than last year.
The amount of beef in freezers dropped slightly this month. Click here to read more.