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Pork Producers Advised to Consider Forward Contracting Fourth Quarter Production

Farmscape for June 14, 2018 Full Interview 10:08 Listen H@ms Marketing Services says higher U.S. pork production combined with uncertain demand due to Chinese...

DuPont Introduces Nutribiosis, Addresses Pig Production Challenges

Source: DuPont news release Today at a press conference held at the World Pork Expo, DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) introduced a cutting-edge approach on an...

World Pork Expo Too Big to Tour in One Day

Farmscape for June 5, 2018 Full Interview 7:03 Listen Organizers of World Pork Expos are encouraging visitors to spend at least a day and...

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...

Adjusting swine feed rations helps ensure weight gains during hot weather

As temperature and humidity levels rise in the summer months, so does the threat of heat stress in the swine herd.   Heat stress can occur...

Tyson snags $674,000 in state tax credits for $44 million upgrade to Perry plant

Source: Des Moines Register Tyson snagged about $674,000 in state incentives Friday to help with a nearly $44 million upgrade its pork processing plant in Perry. The...

World Pork Expo’s seminars present the latest pork production ideas and insights

Visitors may choose from 20 free seminars on June 6-7 at the 2018 World Pork Expo Pork professionals will have access to the latest production...

Prestage Pork Plant Advancing

The Prestage pork plant that's being built near Eagle Grove is getting closer to completion, especially now that crews don't have to deal with...

Maple Leaf introduces sweeping changes to iconic brand

Maple Leaf brand responding to the changing needs of Canadian families by using only real, simple, or natural ingredients Maple Leaf Foods is launching the...

Judge Reduces Smithfield Fine From $50 Million To $2.5 Million

POLITICO reports: North Carolina plaintiffs who won a nuisance lawsuit against Murphy-Brown, a subsidiary of Smithfield that contracts with an industrial-scale hog farm in eastern...