Hogs making another downward reversal, stay short 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 which...

USDA lifts most of the ban on Polish pork and belly prices ease lower

Pork Profit Maximizer – Retail Edition USDA announced on October 18 that it was suspending all pork imports from Poland. This followed a finding that...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, October 23rd 2018

THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE ASF resources on our website Each day seems to bring more updates on the spread of African Swine Fever. While we'd rather...

Tracking the Earnings Estimates for Tyson Foods, Inc.

Taking a look at the current quarter EPS consensus estimate for Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN), we can see that the number is standing at...

USDA gives Zoetis the opportunity to seek licensure for African Swine Fever Virus

Zoetis has applied to license a vaccine candidate, and USDA has given Zoetis the opportunity to develop an ASF vaccine and seek licensure for...

Pork Producers Bringing Porktober18 to Iowa

The cool and crisp weather that moves into Iowa this time of year says one thing: it's time to enjoy some comfort food. There's...

IPPA Supports Progress in Trade Discussions & Agreements

The Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) says it supports recent progress toward opening important world markets for U.S. pork. On Sunday, the Trump Administration came...

Reducing Feed Wastage in Lactation

Author:  Dr. Dan Columbus, Prairie Swine Centre Publication: Centred on Swine, Spring 2017 Volume 23 Number 1 Summary: Electronic feeding systems have multiple advantages over manual...

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...