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AID and SID of amino acids and starch in hybrid rye, barley, wheat, and...

Hybrid rye has agronomic advantages over other common cereal crops, and can also be used in diets fed to pigs. Molly McGhee, a graduate...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, USDA Projects Record Corn Yield, August 13th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last Friday the USDA came out with a yield prediction of 178.4 bushels per acre. If this is...

PCV3: A challenge independent from PCV2

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Anyone involved in raising pigs is aware of porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2), but new on the scene...

What are the Benefits of Becnhmarking?

Producers are always looking for strategies to increase efficiency.  When one project took a closer look at  various swine production systems, it became apparent...

Enhanced DDGS Aims to Perk Up the Pigs By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation...

If you think your spouse is grouchy before their morning coffee, try dealing with thousands of low-energy pigs. Neither one is a pretty picture,...

Hog nuisance trials get new judge after 3 industry losses

Source: Financial Post he federal judge who’s managing a series of North Carolina lawsuits accusing the world’s largest pork company of creating nuisances for rural...

Workers arrested at Christensen Farms; criminal charges possible against company

Source: The Free Press federal indictment alleges a criminal conspiracy in which a Nebraska man supplied illegal immigrants to work for ag-related facilities in Nebraska...

Do More Ag Foundation Reports Strong Interest in Mental Health First Aid Training

Farmscape for August 13, 2018 Full Interview 11:02 Listen The Do More Agriculture Foundation reports a pilot project designed to expand access to mental...

Keeping Pigs Cool in the Summer Heat

Grow-finish pigs, photo credit: Elizabeth Hines The hot days of summer can be a drag, especially for pigs because they do not have functional sweat...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Tail Docking Length: Are “Half Measures” Effective?...

The  FareWellDock  initiative  in  the European Union is aimed at reducing the number  of  farms  where  tail  docking  is still  being  used.  Preventive  tail  docking under...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, August 13th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in the markets - Live fed cattle prices are $.75 higher for...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center- August 10th 2018

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Congratulations and welcome Two animal science faculty members, Ken Stalder and Anna Johnson, received national awards during the ASAS meeting in July....

Hogs have broken over down channel, buy breaks

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market which...

Iowa Pork Producers Assn’s Attorney: No. Carolina Rulings Won’t Impact Midwest

BrownfieldAgNews reports: Recent ag nuisance rulings against hog operations in North Carolina have resulted in large financial awards to the plaintiffs. But the legal counsel for...