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Pork Producers Infuriated EU Won’t Include Ag In Trade Talks

Source: National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) news release The National Pork Producers Council said it cannot support a trade agreement between the United States and...

USDA steps up measures to prevent ASF spread to the US

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ As the spread of African swine fever (ASF) across Asia shows no signs of slowing, US pork producers...

Copper hydroxychloride in diets fed to weanling pigs improves performance and health

Copper is an essential element in diets for pigs, and it can be provided in a number of different forms. Copper hydroxychloride is less...

Lehmann Bros. Farms of Strawn Named IPPA Family of the Year

– Each year, the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) honors a pork producing family who has contributed to the long-term success of the industry...

Hogs have broken over down channel, buy breaks

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...

Gene editing offers future options to address swine diseases

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Whether the focus is human or animal medicine, gene editing has created a buzz today about its potential...

USDA Offers Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Hurricane Michael

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety recommendations for those who may be impacted by...

More African Swine Fever Cases Reported In China

Reuters reports: China reported two new outbreaks of African swine fever in the Inner Mongolia region and Henan provinces as the highly contagious disease, which...

Boar stud requires high health status, zero tolerance for biosecurity errors

  Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Podcast: Play in new window | Download A boar stud producing semen for thousands of sows needs...

Merck Expands Availability For Its Pork Vaccine PORCILIS ILEITIS

Source: Merck news release Merck Animal Health is excited to increase availability of PORCILIS ILEITIS this month. Strong demand has confirmed that veterinarians and...