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Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, June 25th 2019

Traders Getting Short At Eleven Month Lows In Hogs By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday June 25, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Traders are now adding to...

New Tools Under Development to Improve Quality Classification of Pork

Farmscape for June 25, 2019 Full Interview 18:53 Listen New tools being developed to improve and standardize the classification of Canadian pork will improve...

Using microalgae products in swine diets

Quick facts With more research, microalgae have the potential to change the sustainability of animal and food production systems. Their rapid growth and nutritional...

Print Share Pit Foaming and Manure Gases

In the past year Ontario pork producers have reported several occurrences of manure pits under slatted floors producing large volumes of black foam. The...

Antimicrobial Resistance: We don’t have all the answers yet! By: Dr. Carissa Odland from...

Late in the day as you are watching the evening news you learn about an individual who was confirmed with an antibiotic resistant bacterial...

African Swine Fever Discovered In Laos, China Bans Imports

Reuters reports: BEIJING - China said on Friday it has banned direct and indirect imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Laos due...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Future Markets Suck, June 24th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The Futures sucked this past week. We still believe it’s the calm before the storm. As China cleans...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Beauty Is In The Eye Of...

This  animal  welfare  research  is  a  wee  bit off of the beaten path of what we usually cover.  We  often  use  photographs  of  pigs...

SHIC Reports Sporadic Increase in Neurological Diseases in Swine

Farmscape for June 24, 2019 Full Interview 12:02 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says U.S. veterinarians are reporting sporadic...

Youth exhibitors should consider deworming options for their show pigs: Why are parasites a...

As youth exhibitors in Michigan prepare their animals for fair, they should map out a pig care strategy, including being mindful of the need...

China Meat Imports Hit Record as Pork Prices Jump on Swine Fever

Source: Bloomberg Imports of meat, including offal, gained 45% y/y, customs says Domestic meat prices rally as swine fever hurts pork supplies China, the world’s...

Let’s Give Back to Our Communities, By Patrick Bane an Illinois Hog Farmer

Involvement helps sustain rural towns, support those who support pig farmers. One of the We CareSM principles that every pig farmer works hard to uphold...

Meal Kits Featuring U.S. Pork, Beef Showcased at Seoul Food

Placing a special emphasis on home meal replacement (HMR) and other convenience-style meal kits made with U.S. pork and beef, USMEF participated in Seoul...

Pig Castration

Table of Contents Background About Boar Taint Why call it “Physical” Castration? How is Castration Performed? The Science of the Pain of Castration ...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, June 24th 2019

• This week in the markets - Cash fed cattle were $3 lower this week and feeder cattle were steady to $5 lower this...