2019 World Pork Expo — See, Discover, Connect

Don’t miss this world-class event, June 5-7, in Des Moines The 2019 World Pork Expo will take place June 5-7, delivering three days of education,...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, March 13th 2019

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Scholarship application time Current ISU graduate students at either the MS or PhD level at ISU who are conducting thesis or dissertation...

Animal Health and Biosecurity Drive Changes, Growth for Family Operation

Source: Pipestone System Newsletter Adapting to a changing industry and adopting new business and management practices has allowed Harold Dekkers and his family to maintain...

Precision Feeding for Gestating Sows

The objective of this project was to assess the impact of an individualized feeding strategy for pregnant sows whose dietary intakes vary depending on...

USDA Lowers Its Beef Production Forecast, Raises Pork

The USDA lowered its outlook for 2019 commercial red meat and poultry production. Beef was down from February on a slower fed cattle slaughter pace...

USMEF Economist Stresses Importance of Trade with Japan at USDA Outlook Forum

The importance of Japan as a trading partner for U.S. agriculture was the focus of a Feb. 22 panel discussion at the USDA Agricultural...

Optimum Nutrition and Reduced Stress at Weaning Maximises Lifetime Productivity

Farmscape for February 26, 2019 Full Interview 9:03 Listen A swine nutritionist with the Prairie Swine Centre says giving the weaned pig the best...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Centre, February 21st 2019

HOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Congratulations and welcome Our congratulations to colleagues recognized recently for their experience, expertise and work in a variety of areas. From ISU's...

Rapid Response Plan offers CSI team for emerging diseases

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Determining the cause of a peculiar health condition in pigs is not unlike a crime scene investigation (CSI)....

SHIC Evaluates Risk of FAD Contaminated Feed Infecting Pigs

Farmscape for February 12, 2019 Full Interview 13:29 Listen Scientists working on behalf of the Swine Health Information Center are evaluating the level of...