Pork conference scheduled Feb. 23 at Borlaug Center

Iowa pork producers are invited to learn more about disease preparedness and traceability, development and implementation of common industry audits, and swine health research...

World Food Prize Hall of Laureates to Host “Feed the Need” Photography Exhibit

The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates will host the traveling "Feed the Need: Nourish Your Neighbor" photography exhibit, a display that features real-life...

USDA Issues “Feed Outlook: April 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The April 2019 Feed Outlook report contains estimates for 2017/18 and projections for 2018/19 U.S....

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....

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, November 19th 2018

................................................................ THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Congratulations Animal science professor Max Rothschild was recently honored with the ISU CALS Henry A. Wallace Award. This award honors college alumni...

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...

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...

IPPA announces 2015 class of Master Pork Producers

  The 2015 class of Master Pork Producers was formally introduced by the Iowa Pork Producers Association at the 44th annual Iowa Pork Congress Banquet...

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...

Iowa Hog Producer Wins $600 Worth of DiGest 3+3

Iowa hog producer, Mark Seward, has won $600 worth of DiGest 3+3 in a drawing held by D&D Distributing during World Pork Expo 2014,...