Rademacher is Newly Named Associate Director for Iowa Pork Industry Center

Chris Rademacher said the opportunity to develop new conduits of information from Iowa State University to all pork producers drew him to the associate...

Pork prices will depend on the extent of the damage from Hurricane Florence

Highlights Flooding is always a major issue as it tends to impact both infrastructure as well as hog supplies. During Hurricane Floyd (1999), some 100,000...

New 5-Quart Presentation of Triamulox™ Liquid Concentrate Eases Medication Storage, Handling for Pork...

Economical Solution for Managing Pneumonia, Dysentery A water-soluble antibiotic used widely in the pork industry to treat herds for respiratory and enteric disease is now...

Calling All Bacon Lovers! Smithfield® Launches Bacon for Life Sweepstakes

Smithfield® is giving bacon lovers the ultimate bacon prize with its first-ever Bacon for Life sweepstakes, kicking off just in time for International Bacon...

Vietnam: An Emerging Market for U.S. Pork

Source: Pork Checkoff Vietnam is an important emerging market for United States agricultural exports. In 2017, the U.S. exported over $11 million of fresh/chilled/frozen bone-in...

Limited space remains for Sept. 10 PQA Advisor Certification session

People who want to become certified as Pork Quality Assurance Plus 3.0 Advisors are reminded of the Sept. 10 session in Ames and its...

IPPA: USDA Action Helpful, but Stay Focused on Trade

The Iowa Pork Producers Association says details announced Aug. 27 by USDA on assistance for pork producers harmed by trade disruptions is a small...

Can Bovine Plasma Mitigate the Impact of DON?

Deoxynivalenol (DON) is a concern to swine producers as it may cause production related issues specifically related to reduced feed intake, growth and health problems....

Oct hogs shooting for gap below

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