Ohio State Economist Compares Livestock Productivity Gains Since 1993, Hogs Lead

Source: Univ of Illinois news release While not the most encompassing measure of crop productivity, yield, or production divided by land, is easy to compute....

Sugar Creek’s expansion means 200 new jobs in West Chester

Source: Journal-News A company that processes raw and ready-to-eat pork, chicken, bacon, and other food products said it likely will bring more than 200 jobs...

African Swine Fever Shifts Global Protein Picture

The spread of African Swine Fever in China – and more recently to Belgium (close to France and Germany) – has substantially altered the...

Country of origin bills having mixed success

Montana lawmakers voted last week to table one bill and advance another dealing with country of origin labeling for agricultural products. House Bill 594, which...

NPPC calls for swift US/Japan Trade Negotiation

The National Pork Producers Council welcomed reports that the United States and Japan will commence trade negotiations on April 15, 2019 and urged the...

Brent Green joins Choice Genetics USA

Choice Genetics USA is excited to announce that Brent Green will join the Choice Genetics team on May 21, 2018 as VP of Operations. Brent...

Hog Markets Very Dynamic and Unpredictable

Farmscape for September 12, 2018 Full Interview 6:41 Listen The Director of Risk Management with h@ms Marketing Services says hog markets remain very dynamic and...

Global Hog Industry Conference

  This Thursday the list of 2018’s Global Mega Producers will be launched via a Virtual Conference GLOBAL MEGA PRODUCERS Top players and market-influences Drum roll please…. What pork...

TN70 in Mexico – 5% fewer sows deliver 12% more pigs

The TN70 sow is performing at a high level in Mexico. In the Sonoran Desert, La Choya farm is giving farm efficiency a boost...

New Software Streamlines Custom-Vaccine Management for Livestock Veterinarians

Newport Laboratories, Inc., a leader in livestock custom-made vaccines (CMVs), today launches HerdPoint,™ a new solution for veterinarians that streamlines the nonadjacent-herd approval process and...