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Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, March 18th 2019

ome highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Cash cattle are $1 lower for the week and...

PED: Is it time to eliminate it from US herds?By Joseph F. Connor, DVM,...

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Porcine endemic diarrhea (PED) virus made its way into the US swine population unexpectedly in 2013. That year...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, African Swine Fever (ASF) China Report

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Genesus has been the largest exporter of swine breeding stock to China the last three years. Many industry contacts...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, February 11th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets – Fed cattle are up $1 on the week. Feeder...

Foreign Animal Disease: Preparing for the Worst By Brent Pepin, DVM Pipestone Veterinary Services

Everyone who works with pigs is likely aware of the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) across Europe and Asia. This seemly unstoppable sweeping...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, January 3rd 2019

Scott and Meghan taped a live episode of the Weekly Livestock Market Update at the Missouri Cattlemen’s Association this week in Columbia, MO. In...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, December 31st 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •Market Recap – Cash live fed cattle were up $1.50 this week. Given the holiday...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, December 11th 2018

Active Trade Noted Yesterday in Dec Hog Calls By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday December 11, 2018   LEAN HOGS: A couple of scheduling announcements. The...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, November 19th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in markets - Fed cattle were $1.50 lower this week and feeder cattle...

Colombia: Continued Growth for U.S. Pork Exports: by Clay Eastwood, Manager of International Marketing

Colombia continues to be at the forefront of rapidly expanding U.S. pork export markets. In 2017, U.S. pork and pork variety meat exports to...