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ISU President inaugurates learning kitchen

Source: Iowa Fox 44 A local pork producer is teaming up with Iowa State University Extension to improve food education in Siouxland. Seaboard Triumph Foods donated...

PQA Plus Training Session Set in Washington County Iowa

The Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are teaming up to provide training for pork producers and others who...

Iowa State University Study Shows 75% Energy Savings with Kane Heat Mats

Projected Savings for 960-crate facility. In a 2019 study, Iowa State University’s Allen E. Christian Iowa State Swine Teaching Farm compared supplemental heat sources for neonatal...

Merck Animal Health Awards Scholarships to More Than 50 Veterinary Students from United States,...

Today, 54 veterinary students from around the world received scholarships from Merck Animal Health, in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF). Through...

Buyers Look To Get Ahead of the Market

Pork Profit Maximizer – Foodservice Edition March 4, 2019 There is little question that the current pork market offers plenty of opportunities to promote pork in...

Tyson Foods Announces Executive Changes Following Keystone Acquisition

As part of the integration of recently acquired Keystone Foods and the company’s global growth efforts, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) today announced changes...

Pork Production Running Over 5% Above Year Ago Levels

Pork Profit Maximizer – Food Service Edition February 18, 2019 Weekly hog slaughter in the first seven weeks of the year was 4.5% higher than a...

JBS USA Announces Major Expansion of Ottumwa Pork Facility

$20 million investment to enhance bacon and slicing capacities BS USA today announced a nearly $20 million expansion of its Plumrose USA prepared foods business...

Marshalltown Biosecurity Workshop to Focus on Risk and Caretaker Entry

Swine herd health is the number one driver of performance and profitability. As the global spread of African Swine Fever continues, it is timely...

Hogs reversed to upside, more bounce likely

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market...