U.S. Pork Exports: September Trade Update

n mid-October, the U.S. Trade Representative announced intent to negotiate bilateral trade agreements with Japan, the European Union, and the United Kingdom, thus creating...

Flies ‘possible route’ of African swine fever spread

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Flies that have been in contact with swine infected with African swine fever (ASF) could be responsible for...

I-74 crash: 13 pigs euthanized; driver of pickup in critical condition

Source: The News-Gazette hirteen pigs died from Friday's crash that left a Mahomet man critically injured. The 163 pigs that survived didn't make it much farther,...

Castration rule change a chance for Europe’s producers to get ‘smarter, faster’

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Changes to rules around pig castration in Europe should be viewed as an opportunity to improve welfare and...

Magapor received the CEPYME 500 hallmark

At the end of September Magapor was given the CEPYME 500 hallmark. This hallmark is an initiative organised by CEPYME to recognise and promote a...

United States Hog Inventory Up 3 Percent

As of September 1, there were 75.5 million hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, up 3 percent from September 2017, and up 3 percent...

Space Allowance Influences Nursery Pig Productivity and Behavior

Farmscape for September 26, 2018 Full Interview 12:46 Listen Research conducted by the Prairie Swine Centre has confirmed too little space impacts both the...

Pork Industry Commits To Fighting Antibiotic Resistance

The National Pork Producers Council is joining with more than 100 public- and private-sector U.S. organizations in a global initiative to create international standards...

Tyson Foods CEO Resigns, Noel White Promoted

Markets Insider reports: *Tyson Foods CEO Tom Hayes is stepping down, with veteran leader Noel White succeeding his role, the company announced Monday. *The company reiterated...

Hog Production & Florence

We have been studying the potential impact of Hurricane Florence on hog production, and it appears that it could be significant. The first image shows...