Countries Ban Belgian Pork Imports, Fear African Swine Fever

POLITICO reports: Six countries have banned pork imports from Belgium after the European nation discovered the highly contagious African swine fever in two dead boars...

North Carolina Pork Council Issues Advisory On Hurricane Florence

Source: North Carolina Pork Council news release Hog farmers in North Carolina are watching with great concern the still-rising flood waters brought by the historic...

Hogs correcting downwards, wait to buy cheaper

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...

France calls for measures after African swine fever found in Belgium

France called on Thursday for protective measures following reports that African swine fever had been detected in wild boars in Belgium near the French...

Hog Production & Florence

We have been studying the potential impact of Hurricane Florence on hog production, and it appears that it could be significant. The first image shows...

Dipsticks offer early warning of sow urinary-tract infections

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Dipsticks offer early warning of sow urinary-tract infections Minimizing urinary-tract infections is an important step — not only in securing...

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...

Vietnam: An Emerging Market for U.S. Pork

Source: Pork Checkoff Vietnam is an important emerging market for United States agricultural exports. In 2017, the U.S. exported over $11 million of fresh/chilled/frozen bone-in...

Hancock County Board OKs permit for nearly 5K-head hog confinement

Source: Britt News Tribune The Hancock County Board of Supervisors has approved a construction permit application for a proposed hog confinement operation northwest of Crystal...

Hogs filled the gap, falling further

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...