IPPA Scholarship Applications Live Now for 2020-2021 Academic Year

Over $13,500 in scholarships are available through the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) this year. The application is now available on the IPPA website...

Western Illinois University Economist Issues Report “2020 Hogs: More Supply, Profitable Prices?”

Source: Univ of Illinois news release The USDA's December Hogs and Pigs report indicates that producers continue to expand, with the December 1 inventory of...

The Maschhoffs combine technology and coaching to build a biosecurity culture

Source: PigHealthToday.com Biosecurity on hog farms is serious business, and it’s no secret that success hinges on how well protocols are carried out. For years,...

U.S. better equipped against ASF than last year

The executive director of the Swine Health Information Center says the U.S. is much more prepared to defend against ASF than it was 12...

Illinois Pork and Illinois Corn Donated More Than 100,000 Pounds of Pork to...

Donation marks nearly 3.8 million servings donated to date Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) and the Illinois Corn Marketing Board (ICMB) donated 100,263 pounds of...

Excess leucine in pig diets leads to multiple problems, Illinois study shows

Recent changes in corn and sorghum processing for ethanol have led to changes in the composition of grain byproducts, including distiller’s dried grains with...

Checkoff Ready To Go For ASF Outreach If Needed

Getting ready for a crisis isn't on the top of anyone's favorite activities, but it's a top priority when something as big and threatening...

Farmweld Celebrates 40 Years Serving the Pork Industry

Over the past 40 years, U.S. pork production has made tremendous advancements including moving from outdoor lots to environmentally controlled building and raising more...

SHIC Calls for Stakeholder Input on 2020 Work Plan

Farmscape for December 9, 2019 Full Interview 6:21 Listen The Swine Health Information Center is calling for input from the pork sector as it formulates...

Study Finds Emissions From Hog Facilities Have Dropped 18% Since 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency uses air emission data from the National Air Emissions Monitoring Study (NAEMS) to determine regulatory needs, but with data collected...
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