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Pay more attention to your sow herd’s lifeline, By William R. Fombelle, DVM Carthage...

  Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ By William R. Fombelle, DVM Carthage Veterinary Service, LTD Carthage, Illinois One of the most important yet often overlooked segments of...

Too Much Pork, Tariffs Mean Too Few Buyers , Chris Hurt from the University...

The pork industry appears to be headed for a period of large losses in which excess pork supplies force prices below costs of production....

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, July 3 2018

High Volume Affair in LC and LH With Open Interest Rising By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday July 3, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Cash was higher...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, July 2nd 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: - This week in markets - Cash hogs are $1.50 lower for the week, while...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, June 25th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: - This week in markets - Fed cattle $1.14 lower for the week, while feeder...

Chris Hurt from Purdue University, Pork Industry May Face Large Losses, June 5th...

Chris Hurt Department of Agricultural Economics Purdue University farmdoc daily (8):101 Recommended citation format: Hurt, C. "Pork Industry May Face Large Losses." farmdoc daily (8):101, Department of Agricultural...

Paul Yeske, DVMGilt acclimatization, reduced shedding key to curbing downstream M. hyo disease

Paul Yeske, DVM Swine Vet Center St. Peter, Minnesota   Research shows that if more piglets are positive for Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M. hyo) at weaning, there will...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, May 28th 2018

ome highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in markets: It was a quiet week. Cash hogs ended the week $.50...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, May 14th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in markets - Cash hogs are up $.50 relative to a week ago...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, May 1st 2018

Bullish and Bearish Traders Finding Reasons to Position in Hogs By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday May 1, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Cash is called steady...