Smithfield Foods to Invest $45 Million Investment in Sioux Falls Operations, will add 70...

Smithfield Foods, Inc. is investing nearly $45 million and adding 70 new jobs to its Sioux Falls, South Dakota, operations. The investment includes renovating...

African Swine Fever Discovered In China’s Largest Pork Producing Area

China's largest pork producing province has officially reported its first outbreak of African Swine Fever. Ten of 16 pigs diagnosed with the virus died...

Pork 2040 RFP: Understanding the International Marketplace

China Market Assessment and 20-Year Foresight Analysis of Pork and Processed Pork Product Consumption are the Focus of NPB’s International Marketing Research Initiative The National...

Coleman Family Builds Pig Barn to Bring Livestock Back to the Farm

Charlie Coleman, and family, recently built a new 2,480 head pig barn outside of Donnellson. Friends, family and the local community were invited to...

Olymel barn opening turns heads

Visitors from near and far, producers and other community members, gathered near Mayerthorpe on October 12 for a barn opening. The $1.8 million state-of-the-art...

Ro-Main launches the Ro-Main smaRt suite

How do you imagine the agriculture of tomorrow? Labor shortage, productivity, animal welfare, environment... enormous challenges await pig producers in the coming years. Ro-Main,...

Rubberised Concrete Floor Coverings Offer Potential to Improve Sow Foot Health

Farmscape for October 30, 2018 Full Interview 9:40 Listen Lab scale research conducted by the University of Manitoba has shown the use of concrete...

Hogs gapped up, aiming to fill gap

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...

African Swine Fever Found In China’s Major Pork Consuming Region, Also In Japan’s Sausage

Source: Reuters China reported that African swine fever (ASF) has spread for the first time to Yunnan in the country's south, its major pork-consuming region,...

Prestage Farms in Iowa is Nearing completion

Prestage Foods of Iowa is nearing completion of its state-of-the art processing plant in Eagle Grove. It’s expected to bring more options for marketing...