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Jim Long Pork Commentary, China is the Story, January 21st 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Below is an inventory report that was published in China last week. As you can see the information indicates...

Ed Metzger from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Service, Will ASF Start With A Wimper And...

The Estonian wild boar population was infected with African Swine Fever (ASF) in September 2014 and the first domestic pig farm was affected in...

Imaging is Everything in Pork Assessment By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

If you`ve heard a parent rave about their tone-deaf child`s “beautiful voice,” you know objectivity can be a challenge. But given the importance of...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, South Dakota Pork Congress Report, January 14th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we travelled to Sioux Falls, South Dakota to attend the South Dakota Pork Congress. Our Report: South Dakota...

Brent Jones from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Does Increasing Late Gestation Feed Intake Improve...

Genetic progress  has  resulted  in  a  steady increase in the litter size in past decades. Unfortunately,  the  same  type  of  genetic progress  in  individual ...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, African Swine Fever – Our Observations, January 7th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Not a veterinarian - What you are about to read are some observations from what we have observed. Russia...

Jim Long Pork Commentary-2018 – Goodbye, January 2nd 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics 2018 – Goodbye We are at the end of 2018. We say good riddance. 2018 was a year in...

Brent Jones from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Choosing A Diet For Creep Feeding,...

The  benefits  of  various  creep  feeding strategies  can  be  evaluated  in  several different  ways.  In  systems  where  a  buy/sell  arrangement  involves  penalties  for underweight...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, United States December 1st Inventories

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The U.S.D.A. released their quarterly hog inventory report last week for December 1. U.S.D.A. December 1 Quarterly Hog &...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Prairie Livestock Expo Winnipeg, December 17th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we participated at the Prairie Livestock Expo that was held in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada. Our Observations: Manitoba is...