News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, July 11th 2019

THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Iowa Swine Day 2019 Draws Record Attendance From its humble rebirth in 2012, Iowa Swine Day has grown in terms of attention...

Iowa Swine Day 2019 Draws Record Crowd

The 8th annual Iowa Swine Day took place at Iowa State University on June 27 with a record 570 people attending. The event attracted...

Master Pork Awards Nominations Due August 1

Nominations for 2019 Master Pork Producers, Master Pork Partners, and the Environmental Steward Award are now being accepted by the Iowa Pork Producers Association....

SHIC Reports Sporadic Increase in Neurological Diseases in Swine

Farmscape for June 24, 2019 Full Interview 12:02 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says U.S. veterinarians are reporting sporadic...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, June 14th 2019

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE More ISU Students Earn Scholarships The Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers has announced recipients of 15 $250 scholarships in honor of the...

USDA-ARS Scientist Honored for Swine Influenza Studies

Dr. Amy Vincent a scientist affiliated to the Agricultural Research Service National Animal Diseases Center in Ames, IA. is a co-recipient of the Arthur...

IPIC to Offer PQAPlus 4.0 Advisor Certification Session on August 9

Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University continues to work with industry professionals in offering Pork Quality Assurance Plus 4.0 advisor certification opportunities,...

Leaky Gut and Inflammation in Animals

The gastrointestinal tract is among the largest immune organs in the body, responsible for up to 70 percent of the animal’s immune response activity....

CoBank: African Swine Fever Abroad Creates Waves For U.S. Agriculture

African Swine Fever has caused the loss of hundreds of millions of pigs across China and Southeast Asia, creating a massive shortfall in animal...

Hogs Heading lower for now

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