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U.S. China Trade Tensions Expected to Pressure Canadian Ag Sector Profitability

Farmscape for July 16, 2018 Full Interview 10:20 Listen Farm Credit Canada says trade tensions between the U.S.. and China are going to be...

Alternatives for the Control and Detection of Boar Taint

Reference:  Centred on Swine. Volume 24, Number 2 Summary Many recent studies have compared intact males and castrates, or castrates and Improvest® treated males. This study is rare...

Hogs in wide trading range, trade from either direction

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...

Animal Nutrition Health and Welfare and Pork Quality Among Pork Sector’s Top Research Priorities

Farmscape for July 5, 2018 Full Interview 14:07 Listen The Canadian Pork Council says research related to animal health, animal welfare, nutrition, advances in...

Olymel acquires Triomphe Foods and its brands including Tour Eiffel, Nostrano and Mother Hen

As part of its continued growth, Olymel L.P.'s executives announced today the acquisition of all assets of Triomphe Foods, an agri-food company with a...

Swine Innovation Porc Applauds Launch of Swine Cluster 3 Research Program

Farmscape for June 28, 2018 Full Interview 22:44 Listen The Chair of Swine Innovation Porc says the ability to bring together scientists from Canada's...

Implications of Trailer Design

The transport of market hogs occurs daily in Canada and around the world. As PEDv continues to spread in the Unitred States and Canada...

Maple Leaf Foods to expand Port Perry Ontario facility

  Maple Leaf Foods plans to expand a production line at the company’s Port Perry plant at a cost of C$10 million. Port Perry is...

New Max Capacity Hopper Extensions from Crystal Spring Hog Equipment Provide Additional Feed...

Following its legacy of bringing innovation to the industry, Crystal Spring Hog Equipment launches a newly designed and patent-pending, maximum capacity high-pile hopper extensions...

World Pork Expo Organizers Anticipate Bump in Attendance in 2018

Farmscape for May 25, 2018 Full Interview 6:57 Listen Organizers of World Pork Expo are anticipating a bump in attendance during 2018, the 30th...