Diamond V Plans for Major Expansion: New Capital Investment of $28 Million in Manufacturing...

  Leading global nutrition and health company Diamond V plans to expand manufacturing capacity to support the increased production of natural, nutritional health products for...

Educational Series to help Livestock Industry Prepare for Veterinary Feed Directive

Are you prepared for implementation of the Veterinary Feed Directive on January 1, 2017? Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Iowa Farm Bureau, and...

Northwest Iowa Farm Fined After Manure Seeps through Field Drainage Pipes into Creek

A northwest Iowa Couple is paying a $15,000 fine after hog manure from their farm ended up in a creek nearby. Iowa Attorney General...

Iowa State University farm ready for National Barrow Show

The ISU swine teaching farm has a long and rewarding history of preparing animals for the National Barrow Show and this year is no exception. Farm...

Calderwood named Iowa Pork Queen

The Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) announced their 2015 Youth Leadership Team after two days of intense training and competition at the Iowa Pork...

Iowa Ag Sec’y Outlines Key Issues Facing Iowa Agriculture

    Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey highlighted some of the top ag issues in Iowa in 2016. "Iowa farmers saw record production for both corn...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, March 16th 2018

THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Honors and awards for Iowa State folks NPB: Former animal science professor and IPIC colleague Tom Baas was honored by National Pork...

U.S. swine inventory at lowest level in seven years

  The number of hogs and pigs on Iowa farms and others across the U.S. continue to decline, according to the latest USDA National Agricultural...

Pork part of record-breaking day in Iowa City

The University of Iowa held a unique sporting event on Nov. 14 in Iowa City and the Iowa Pork Producers Association played a significant...

Lawsuit claims U.S. pork companies conspired to inflate prices

Several large U.S. pork companies were hit with an antitrust lawsuit on Thursday, accusing them of conspiring to inflate pork prices in an effort...