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Join Farm Bureau at Farmfest

The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) will be among more than 600 companies displaying on over 50 acres of land at the 2015 Farmfest....

Minnesota Farm Bureau Commemorates Food Awareness Month

Minnesota Farm Bureau is celebrating February as Food Awareness Month. Food Awareness Month was created to bring awareness to all things food – from...

MDA grants available to add value to Minnesota agriculture products

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) anticipates awarding up to $1 million through the competitive Value Added Grant Program. Funding for the grants was...

Sorting sows by parity reduces aggression in group-housing systems

uick facts Grouping sows by parity can improve performance and well-being of young sows in group-gestation housing systems. Improving young sow performance can help improve...

TechMix Global Launches New Swine Drying Agent

New Dual Dry is a dual-purpose drying agent and scours support product  for newborn and pre-weaned pigs TechMix Global announces the introduction of Dual Dry™,...

Breed-to-wean farm factors associated with influenza A virus infection in piglets at weaning

A scientific article written by Dr. Fabian Chamba Pardo when he was doing his PhD in the Torremorell lab was recently published in the...

USDA: Nation’s Hog Inventory Up 3%

As of June 1, there were 73.5 million hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, up 3 percent from June 2017, and up 1 percent...

Annual Swine Veterinarian Meeting with Lawmakers to be Held July 11 to 12

  On July 11-12, the American Association of Swine Veterinarians will have its annual Washington, D.C., legislative fly-in. The event brings swine veterinarians from across...

Full Year: Cargill’s Revenues Up 5%, Net Earnings Up 9%

Source: Cargill news release To view the complete report, click here. Cargill today reported $3.2 billion in adjusted operating earnings for the 2018 fiscal year, one...

Understanding the effect of humans on pig behaviour

Read the complete article How does human behaviour and interaction in the pig barn influence an animal’s motivation and emotional state? The pig-human interaction paradigm,...