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Enzymatic digestion turns food waste into feed for growing pigs

Abstract Fruit, vegetable, meat, and dairy food waste were collected from supermarkets and enzymatically digested to generate food waste products, containing 90% smaller particles of...

Merck Animal Health Announces $90,000 In Scholarships To Vet Students

Source: Merck Animal Health news relase Nate Bos, Luverne, Minn., is a fourth-year student at the University of Minnesota (UMN) College of Veterinary Medicine. He...

Illinois Pork Producers Give USMEF $30K to Promote Pork in Korea

As the fall season approaches, Illinois pig farmers are facing numerous hurdles. This includes market uncertainty, costly challenges due to trade disputes, vulnerability to...

As African Swine Fever Spreads, U.S. Pork Industry Takes Action

Source: National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) NPPC this week hosted a meeting with the American Association of Swine Veterinarians, National Pork Board, the Swine Health...

Effects of Sangrovit® Extra on apparent ileal digestibility of amino acids, crude protein, acid...

Isoquinoline alkaloids (IQ) have anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory and antimicrobial physiological effects. In this podcast, Carly Rundle, a Ph. D. student in the Stein Monogastric Nutrition...

New Pork Production Record Set In Month Of July

The USDA says pork production during July was a new monthly record at 1.986 billion pounds. That's up 6% on the year, with a 6%...

Hormel cuts outlook as China tariffs bite pork sales

Hormel Foods Corp. is cutting its full-year revenue outlook after quarterly sales missed estimates on Thursday. The Austin, Minn.-based food company trimming its full-year revenue...

Digestibility of grain milling and oilseed co-products determined in young pigs

Co-products from the grain milling and oilseed industries are sometimes included in diets for pigs, but limited data exist on the digestibility of protein...

Weekly Pork Price Summary, August 17, 2018

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2017 Animal Science Annual Report

This year has certainly been an interesting year to be in the business of producing pork. Even though the number of pigs and pounds...