Market Hogs and Supply Estimates for Spring and Summer

Pork Profit Maximizer – Retail Edition USDA estimated the total number market hogs as of March 1 at 67.948 million head, 2.1% higher than the...

Merck Completes Acquisition of Antelliq Corporation to Become Leader in Emerging Digital Technology for...

Merck today announced the completion of its acquisition of Antelliq Corporation from funds advised by BC Partners. Today’s announcement positions the company as a...

NPPC calls for swift US/Japan Trade Negotiation

The National Pork Producers Council welcomed reports that the United States and Japan will commence trade negotiations on April 15, 2019 and urged the...

College Culinary Students Show Off Pork Skills

 In early March, the Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) hosted the Student Taste of Elegance at the Iowa Culinary Institute on the Des Moines...

Elanco Names Four New Members To Its Board Of Directors

Source: Elanco news release Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced the appointment of four new members to the Board of Directors. The new...

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...