How Sow Lameness Contributes to Sow Mortality

In the last five years, sow mortality has been on the rise. Five years ago, the average sow mortality rate was around 5-7 percent,...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, April 24th 2019

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE ISU students fare well in Pork Industry Scholarship program In last month's issue, we told you about the application deadline for this...

Iowa Swine Day 2019 Expands Educational Offerings for the Industry

This year’s Iowa Swine Day will serve pork producers by offering expert speakers who will address current issues affecting the industry. Some of the...

USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook: April 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for April 2019 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

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....

USDA’s FSIS Condemns The Washington Post for False Reporting on a Critical Public Health...

The Washington Post says that democracy dies in darkness. If that’s the case, then The Washington Post’s story about the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s...

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...
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