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Open House Showcases New State-of-the-Art Horace Feed Mill

The opening of a new feed mill is a rare occurrence. It’s even a rarer event for the public to be invited to tour...

USDA: Nation’s Hog Inventory Up 3%

As of June 1, there were 73.5 million hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, up 3 percent from June 2017, and up 1 percent...

Illinois Pork Donates Over 5,000 Pounds of Pork to Central Illinois Foodbank

10th Anniversary of Pork Power: Partnering to Fight Hunger in Illinois   WHAT:            As part of the Pork Power: Partnering to Fight Hunger in Illinois campaign,...

JBS’ Seara enters pork partnership with China’s JD.com

BS’ Brazilian unit Seara has agreed an exclusive partnership with Chinese e-commerce business JD.com to market its pork.   Formerly known as 360buy, JD.com, one of...

Harter Family Builds New Pig Barn for Next Generation

The Harter Family recently built a new 2,480 head pig barn outside of Barry. Friends, family, and the local community were invited to the...

Zoetis Introduces U.S. Pork Industry’s First Vaccine with Two PCV2 Genotype

Fostera® Gold PCV MH Provides Broadest Protection Against Evolving Virus Zoetis has introduced Fostera® Gold PCV MH, the U.S. pork industry’s first vaccine to include...

New ADM Animal Nutrition™ Facility Uses Industry-Leading Technology to Meet Customer Needs for Livestock...

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of its new, high-tech feed facility in Columbus, Nebraska. “Earlier this spring, we opened our...

New Hypor Hire in the USA Brings Wealth of Experience

As a company renowned for its experience and expertise, Hypor is adding a pork industry veteran to its sales force. “We’re excited by what Charlie...

Rantoul Foods Plant to add 2nd stunner in hopes of no more incidents

Source: Rantoul Press fficials at a Rantoul hog-slaughtering plant hope the addition of a second carbon dioxide tunnel will prevent a reoccurrence of an incident...

Ileal digestibility of amino acids in selected feed ingredients fed to young growing pigs

Abstract An experiment was conducted to determine the standardized ileal digestibility (SID) of CP and AA in brewers rice, full-fat rice bran (FFRB), defatted rice...