Driver Unharmed After Trailer Hauling 150 Pigs Rolls Over

  A trailer carrying a load of 150 pigs rolled over early morning on Friday, August 26 in Greene County, after the driver reportedly drove...

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....

Iowa Farm Bureau Scholarship Winners Represent Ag’s Future Leaders

Farm Bureau awards $175,000 to current and future college students Iowa students are preparing themselves to become the future leaders of agriculture and are interested...

U.S. Government Shutdown Pushes Back Potential Ratification of USMCA

Farmscape for February 5, 2019 Full Interview 9:37 Listen The Vice-President of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute says the month long U.S. government shutdown...

Hogs could be sold on rally short term, but don’t get married to down...

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...

Hormel Foods Donation Helps Fight Hunger in Nevada Area

Burke Corporation (Nevada, Iowa), the local manufacturing plant known for its high-quality pizza toppings and other fully-cooked meat products and is owned by Hormel...

Animal Health Institute Releases Study Showing Size, Scope Of The Industry

The U.S. animal health industry in 2016 employed 21,257 workers and paid more than $1.2 billion in wages and $1.2 billion in taxes, according...

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...

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...

Counties Must Sign Up Soon to Evaluate Animal Confinement Sites

Counties interested in evaluating construction permits for proposed animal feeding facilities must adopt and submit a construction evaluation resolution to the DNR between Jan. 1...