Lucknow family business among Canada’s fastest risers

Source: Protekta website Protekta Inc. is one of only six companies from the ag sector on the Top 500 Growth list BY LILIAN SCHAER Ontario Farmer Lucknow –...

Genesus Global Market Report – Canada – January 30th 2019

GLOBAL MARKET REPORT - Canada - Bob Fraser, Sales, Genesus Inc. bfraser@genesus.com Canada – First-Ever Bacon Hour while Waiting for China Bob Hunsberger, Wallenstein Feeds, Hog Economics Summary Sheet shows...

Genesus Global Market Report-Canada – Party’s over, now what?

  Canada – Party’s over, now what? Bob Fraser, Sales & Service, Genesus Inc. bfraser@genesus.com Two months ago Bob Hunsberger, Wallenstein Farm Supply, projected profits for the next...

Pain Control During Piglet Processing

Introduction Castration and tail-docking are common procedures occurring in the Canadian swine industry. Castration prevents boar taint, reduces aggressive behaviour and minimizes handling challenges often...

Canada’s Focus On Quality Pays Off in International Markets

Farmscape for February 4, 2019 Full Interview 6:20 Listen The Vice-President Technical Services and Marketing Programs with Canada Pork International says the Canadian pork...

Researchers Track PRRS

Farmscape for January 10, 2018 Full Interview 7:39 Listen Researchers working with Swine Innovation Porc are helping define where and what types of PRRS...

Assessing Trailer Cleanliness

Proper washing and disinfection of swine transport trailers is an important step in maintaining biosecurity. Research projects have shown visual inspection of trailers is...

Ontario Pork Farmers Care

Farm to table – farm to fork  – – both catch phrases sum up my preference for eating/cooking/serving…local, fresh, food. Which is why I appreciated...

Where China Will Turn To Import Pork

Bloomberg reports: As a deadly pig virus strikes China, the world's biggest pork consumer won't have many places to turn if it needs to boost...

Alliance Genetics Canada Nucleus Herd Profile: Vista Villa Farms

Production: The engine that keeps a herd marketable, stable, and productive. At Vista Villa Farms, the Robinson family works tirelessly towards creating the most...