Influence of the level of dietary digestible Ca on growth performance, bone ash, plasma...

    Skip to main content Hans H. Stein Monogastric Nutrition Laboratory Main menu Vanessa Lagos, a Ph. D. student in...

African Swine Fever Spreads To North Korea

African Swine Fever continues to spread throughout Asia. North Korea is the latest country to confirm the virus. The country's ministry of agriculture reported that...

IPPA Announces 2019 Scholarship Winners

Each year, the Illinois Pork Producers Association offers scholarships to students pursuing a higher education degree, at a two or four-year institution, who have...

IPPA and U of I to Host PQA Plus® Trainings This Summer

The Illinois Pork Producers Association and University of Illinois Extension are teaming up to offer a training opportunity for advisors needing re-certification in Pork...

Smithfield Foods Announces Goal To Reduce Solid Waste Send To Landfills 75% By 2025

Source: Smithfield Food news release Smithfield Foods, Inc. today announced the company's commitment to reduce overall solid waste sent to landfills 75% by 2025. This...

NPPC Statement on U.S. Lifting North American Metal Tariffs

The Trump administration today announced plans to lift the 25% tariff on steel and the 10% duty on aluminum imports imposed last year on...

African Swine Fever: What Producers Need To Know

The African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in China and in many other countries around the world is wreaking havoc on the international pork industry....

CEO Martin Bijl leaving Topigs Norsvin

Today Topigs Norsvin announced that Martin Bijl, Chief Executive Officer, has decided to leave Topigs Norsvin at the end of August 2019. He has...

Description of a novel calorimetric unit to determine net energy in group housed pigs

Cristhiam Muñoz, a master's student in the Stein Monogastric Nutrition group, gives an overview of the structure and functionality of the Swine Calorimetry Unit...

University Of Illinois Researcher Reports High-Protein Canola Meal Appropriate For Gestating, Lactating Sows

Source: Univ of Illinois news release New high-protein canola-meal products are available for inclusion in swine diets, but until now, it wasn’t clear how...