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Effects of supplementing transition sow diets with zinc on pre-weaning mortality and lifetime productivity...

Sarah Schieck, UMN Swine Extension Educator talks to recent University of Minnesota Animal Science Graduate Student Julia Holen about the...

China, U.S Agree to Cancel Existing Trade-Related Tariffs, Chinese Government Confirms

  As the U.S. and China continue to work on an interim trade deal, on Thursday the Chinese commerce ministry said both countries have agreed...

NPPC Pushes for Trade Deal with new “Pork O’ Clock Somewhere” Campaign

  The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) launched a dynamic new campaign, “It’s Pork O’ Clock Somewhere,” to highlight the importance and benefits of the...

Rabobank: Pork Producers Remain Cautious on Expansion as Risks Outweigh Rewards

Latest edition: Pork Quarterly Q4 2019 – Producers Remain Cautious on Expansion as Risks Outweigh Rewards Global pork prices continue to rise, as protein shortfalls...

National Pork Board Study Defines China’s Growing Need For Protein

  New research details ways that U.S. pork can fill China’s immediate protein gap A new report from the National Pork Board digs into the growing...

Pork Checkoff Video Series Provides High-Tech View of Today’s Pig Farming

A new cutting-edge video series from the National Pork Board  creates opportunities for farmers and others involved in pork production to share with consumers...

Using crude glycerol in sow diets

Quick facts Including up to 9 percent crude glycerol in lactating sow diets likely doesn’t affect sow performance compared to a typical corn-soybean meal...

Swine Vet Center launches new website for pork industry

The Swine Vet Center, a clinic with 15 veterinarians focused on pig health, has launched a new website to keep its customers and the...

Union representing Worthington meat plant workers suing to stop new USDA rule

Suit says removal of limit on line speeds could lead to more injuries, unsafe meat. A food-workers' union on Monday sued the U.S. Department of...

U.S. hog market could see biggest boost post-trade war

A long-time commodities broker expects the U.S. hog market to benefit the most once the trade war with China is over. Virginia McGathey founded her...
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