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Canadian Pork Council addresses the need for additional resources to manage the threat posed...

Canadian Pork Council 2nd Vice-Chair and Québec pork producer René Roy represented the industry’s 7,000 producers today in front of the Standing Committee on...

Tendering Feed Ingredients

With higher feed prices and poor hog economics, there has been an increased interest by producers in tendering their feed requirements. While this is...

Hog chart favors the bullish side

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

Purina Canada Swine Commentary May 13, 2019

Purina Swine Commentary May 13, 2019 Swine Commentary Check out the latest information READ MORE Classifieds See what people are looking for READ MORE Facebook  agripurina.ca Subscription Information: If you want to add or...

African Swine Fever: What Producers Need To Know

The African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in China and in many other countries around the world is wreaking havoc on the international pork industry....

Swine Influenza – Advice for Veterinarians and Swine Producers

What is swine influenza? Swine influenza is a contagious respiratory disease of pigs. The disease is commonly seen in North and South America, Asia and...

Purina Swine Commentary, May 7th 2019

Published from the Purina Swine Commentary Newsletter  

CEO Martin Bijl leaving Topigs Norsvin

Today Topigs Norsvin announced that Martin Bijl, Chief Executive Officer, has decided to leave Topigs Norsvin at the end of August 2019. He has...

Maple Leaf reports $50.1M Q1 profit, sales up 11% compared with year ago

Maple Leaf Foods Inc.reported a first-quarter profit of $50.1 million, up from $27.9 million a year ago, as its revenue grew 11 per cent. The...

Canada hosts international forum on African swine fever

Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, welcomes over 150 delegates from 15 countries to the forum on African swine fever...