Pork Checkoff Announces #RealPigFarming Student Social Forces

The Pork Checkoff has selected 12 college students to represent the #RealPigFarming Student Social Forces team this year. Candidates were selected based on their...

Hogs in wide trading range, trade from either direction

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market which...

Increased U.S. Pork Production, Uncertain Export Demand Pressuring Hog Prices

Farmscape for July 4, 2018 Full Interview 7:50 Listen Higher anticipated U.S. pork production combined with uncertain export demand is expected to put increasing...

MØLLEVANG AND PIC ENTER INTO A STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIP

Møllevang, one of Denmark’s leading pig breeding companies, and PIC, the global leader in swine genetics, are pleased to announce that, effective today, the...

ADM Announces Proposed Acquisition of Neovia, Establishing a Premier Global Leader in Value-Added Animal...

€1.535 billion addition marks another major milestone in the execution of ADM’s strategic plan and portfolio transformation Addition of Neovia, a France-headquartered...

USDA: Livestock And Poultry Weights Per Animal Are Increasing Steadily

Source: USDA news release Regardless of species, livestock and poultry animals are being slaughtered at heavier weights than in the past. Aside from the availability of...

Zinc plays vital role in animal and human fertility, can help scientists quickly diagnose...

Infertility affects about 20 percent of the U.S. population and can be incredibly costly; it also costs the livestock industry billions of dollars each...

Environmental Sustainability Still Top of Mind Among Pork Producers

Farmscape for June 12, 2018 Full Interview 9:52 Listen The President of the National Pork Board says environmental sustainability has been top of mind...

World Pork Expo Too Big to Tour in One Day

Farmscape for June 5, 2018 Full Interview 7:03 Listen Organizers of World Pork Expos are encouraging visitors to spend at least a day and...

NPPC Statement on Latest Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

The following statement may be attributed to Jim Heimerl, president of the National Pork Producers Council and a hog farmer from Johnstown, Ohio: The National...