China Meat Imports Hit Record as Pork Prices Jump on Swine Fever

Source: Bloomberg Imports of meat, including offal, gained 45% y/y, customs says Domestic meat prices rally as swine fever hurts pork supplies China, the world’s...

Deracin cleared for use with Denagard for swine

Approval gives swine industry new choice for treatment of dysentery, enteritis and pneumonia. Pharmgate Animal Health announces Deracin®, a generic (ANADA) alternative to Aureomycin®, has...

African Swine Fever Affects China’s Pork Consumption

China’s pork consumption has dropped by 10% to 15%, year-to-date, by our estimates, driven by food safety concerns. The level of consumption change varies...

United Premium Foods Purchases Amboy Group Out of Bankruptcy

Company Plans to Continue Operations, Expand to New Markets The Board of Directors of United Premium Foods (“UPF”), a private investment group based in...

Farmweld celebrates State-of-the-Art Office Groundbreaking

Farmweld held a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the state-of-the-art offices it’s building to continue to attract “the best and the brightest” employees to Farmweld....

African Swine Fever Is Spreading Fast and Eliminating It Will Take Decades

Source: Bloomberg The deadly pig virus that jumped from Africa to Europe is now ravaging China’s $128 billion pork industry and spreading to other Asian...

CoBank: African Swine Fever Abroad Creates Waves For U.S. Agriculture

African Swine Fever has caused the loss of hundreds of millions of pigs across China and Southeast Asia, creating a massive shortfall in animal...

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...

Hogs are aiming for gap(s) above

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

African Swine Fever Found In South Africa

Two more African swine fever (ASF) outbreaks were detected in South Africa in April, according its agriculture ministry. The outbreaks were detected in the central...