Canadian Pork Council addresses the need for additional resources to manage the threat posed...

Canadian Pork Council 2nd Vice-Chair and Québec pork producer René Roy represented the industry’s 7,000 producers today in front of the Standing Committee on...

Young Pig Farmer Develops Critical Skills Through Military Service

Source: RealPigFarming.com Leadership, work ethic key ingredients for success in farmer’s dual role Ben Wikner knew from about the age when he was first able to...

Smithfield Foods Showcases Continued Leadership and Transparency in New Sustainability Report, Launches Unique Tool...

Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its 2018 Sustainability Report, highlighting key milestones and ongoing efforts to feed the world’s...

USMEF Statement on Removal of Retaliatory Duties on U.S. Red Meat

Today the Mexican government published the official notice removing Mexico’s retaliatory duties on U.S. pork, and Canada’s Department of Finance announced that Canada will...

USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for May 2019 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

Automated Swine Transport Trailer Cleaning Offers Added Animal Welfare Benefits

Farmscape for May 17, 2019 Full Interview 5:01 Listen Research aimed at speeding up and lowering the cost of cleaning swine transport trailers is...

Earning Consumer Trust Through Food Safety is What Pig Farmers Strive For

Source: RealPigFarming.com e all know that we have to eat. As a farmer, I take pride in being able to provide a safe and healthy...

National Pork Board Releases Results Of Its Latest Study On Consumers’ Preferences

Source: National Pork Board news release Today, the National Pork Board released its latest findings from the comprehensive Insight to Action research, this time examining...

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...

USDA: Pork Exports To Mexico As Mexican Import Tariffs Raised Costs For Importers

Although total U.S. pork exports grew by 4 percent from 2017 to 2018, exports to the largest U.S. pork-trading partner, Mexico, decreased over the...