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Stop the loss! Focus on Mycoplasma and Circovirus prove profitable for pig producers By...

The goal of boosting production and profitability for pork producers has led Joseph Yaros, DVM, and veterinarian with Pipestone Veterinary Services, to focus on...

Pork Producer Blog: Three Ways Pig Farmers Ensure Food Safety, By Patrick Bane

New technology will enable even stronger food safety through traceability I I wouldn’t be doing my job right as a pig farmer if I didn’t...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, May 6th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in the markets – Cash cattle are down $3 for the week....

What Would African Swine Fever Look Like if it Hit the U.S.? By ...

The incursion and expansion of African Swine Fever (ASF) into China has raised concerns among producers and regulatory officials about the threat the disease...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, April 22nd 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets – Fed cattle were unchanged for the week. June live...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, March USDA Hog and Pigs Report, April 1st 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics March USDA Hog and Pigs Report   No real surprises in the March USDA Hogs and Pigs report. The Breeding...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, April 1st 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Cash fed cattle were down more than $3.50 this...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, March 21st 2019

The Beef Packer Chase Likely Begins This Week By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Thursday March 21, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Expanded limits today. Volume yesterday was...

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...