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Increased U.S. Pork Production, Uncertain Export Demand Pressuring Hog Prices

Farmscape for July 4, 2018 Full Interview 7:50 Listen Higher anticipated U.S. pork production combined with uncertain export demand is expected to put increasing...

New Hypor Managing Director brings a wealth of experience

If it’s true that experience is the best teacher, the new Managing Director of Hendrix Genetics’ Business Unit Swine (Hypor) goes to the head...

Prairie Hog Country December 2018- January 2019 Issue

Excited to share that the six and final edition of 2018 is printed and will be in the hands of Canada Post this Friday,...

Canadian Pork Sector Has Alternatives if NAFTA Fails

Farmscape for February 7, 2018 Full Interview 8:44 Listen The Manager of Industry and Policy Analysis with the Saskatchewan Pork Development Board says, while...

Nuscience feed technology enters Canadian market under Biotica brand

Nuscience feed technology enters Canadian market under Biotica brand Nuscience, a member of the Royal Agrifirm Group, has announced the introduction of its elite level...

Canadian Agriculture Well Positioned to Compete Globally

Farmscape for March 12, 2018 Full Interview 10:19 Listen The Chief Economist with Farm Credit Canada says, despite increased global competition, the Canadian agriculture...

PigTRACE Canada Encourages Compliance with Mandatory Pig Movement Reporting

Farmscape for April 13, 2018 Full Interview 6:20 Listen The Director of PigTRACE Canada says 2018 will see a stepped effort to en courage...

DDGS Value Analysis in Swine Rations, January 2017

Cost Savings of Incorporating DDGS into Swine Rations up to $5.94/pig at Conservative Levels and up to $9.14/pig at Aggressive Levels. To illustrate the cost-savings...

Expected New Export Opportunities in Japan Cause for Increased Optimism

Farmscape for April 12, 2018 Full Interview 7:31 Listen The Chair of the Canadian Pork Council says the confidence Japanese customers have in the...