Rouzer to host National Agriculture Leaders Roundtable on Nuisance Lawsuits & their threat to...

Senator Thom Tillis, Chairman Mike Conaway (TX), North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler will join a roundtable to discuss economic impact On Friday, August 3rd, 2018...

Modified-live vaccines ‘by far’ most effective tool for combatting PRRS

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Modified-live vaccines (MLVs) are “by far” the most effective tool the industry currently has to control porcine reproductive...

New IPIC Extension Program Specialist Excited to Work with Producers

The opportunity to serve Iowa’s pork industry by working with Iowa Pork Industry Center was one Kristin Olsen just couldn’t pass up. The new...

JBS Plant in Marshalltown Fully Operational Soon After Tornado Damage

Source: Radio 570 WNAX Thursday’s tornado that devastated the Iowa community of Marshalltown hit the JBS pork processing plant. JBS spokesman Cameron Bruett says their...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Best wishes and welcome Earlier this summer IPPA communications director Ron Birkenholz retired after a dozen-plus years in that position. We appreciate...

Full Year: Cargill’s Revenues Up 5%, Net Earnings Up 9%

Source: Cargill news release To view the complete report, click here. Cargill today reported $3.2 billion in adjusted operating earnings for the 2018 fiscal year, one...

May Beef Exports Shatter Value Record; Pork Exports Trend Lower

U.S. beef exports set a new value record in May while also increasing significantly year-over-year in volume, according to data released by USDA and...

New Study Finds Lean Red Meat Can Support Heart Health

Eight pork cuts meet the USDA’s guidelines for ‘lean’ According to new research published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, following a Mediterranean-style eating...

Premium Iowa Pork Plant could bring more than 300 jobs to Luverne

Source: DP Globe Just six months after Gold’n Plump Poultry closed its doors, Premium Iowa Pork (PIP) is planning to transform the unoccupied Luverne facility...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, June 12th 2018

THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Learning from the past to handle the future Although it's been five years since the porcine epidemic diarrhea outbreak became the pork...