Jefo to invest 30 M$ in a new production plant

The agribusiness leading company from Saint-Hyacinthe announces the construction of an additional state-of-the-art production plant in 2019 Jefo, a global leader in high performance non-medicated...

Saskatchewan Veterinarian Named to Saskatchewan Agricultural Hall of Fame

Farmscape for January 18, 2019 A Saskatchewan swine veterinarian is among six new members of the Saskatchewan Agricultural Hall of Fame. The Saskatchewan Agricultural Hall of...

Defenbaugh Family to Host First Pig Barn Open House of 2019

Kevin and Tabitha Defenbaugh recently built a new 2,496 head pig barn outside of Blackstone. Friends, family, and the local community were invited to...

African Swine Fever: Struggle In China Continues As Virus Found In Feed Ingredients; Slaughter...

As of early 2019, China has reported more than 100 cases of African swine fever (ASF) in 19 provinces and four municipalities, including Beijing,...

The next evolution in hog feeders, designed by Brehmer Mfg.

Brehmer Mfg., Inc., Lyons, Nebraska – With over 30 years of experience in manufacturing hog feeders, Brehmer Mfg. is proud to announce that it...

China’s swine fever outbreak may benefit Brazil, U.S. exporters: JBS executive

An outbreak of a deadly virus threatening pork production in China may be a boon to Brazilian and U.S. exporters, meat processor JBS SA’s...

Disinfectant strategies for swine facilities

Cold, wet weather brings added pressure on swine health due to viral infections. Cold, wet weather brings added pressure on swine health due to viral...

Canadian Government Helps Improve Swine Health Surveillance

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada news release Canada's hog sector, which includes over 8000 hog farms, is a key driver of the Canadian economy, accounting...

Alumna continuing education as graduate assistant with Temple Grandin

By Kelsey Johnson, communication assistant Northwest alumna Morgan Schaeperkoetter, right, is in her second and final year as a graduate assistant with Dr. Temple Grandin...

Smithfield Foods to Invest $45 Million Investment in Sioux Falls Operations, will add 70...

Smithfield Foods, Inc. is investing nearly $45 million and adding 70 new jobs to its Sioux Falls, South Dakota, operations. The investment includes renovating...