America’s Pig Farmer of the Year Final Four Announced

The National Pork Board recently announced the four finalists vying to be named America’s Pig Farmer of the YearSM. The program honors a U.S....

Overheated pigs may get the cooldown they need with Purdue technology

Modern sows are having more piglets than ever, and feeding those larger litters results in higher body temperatures. Air conditioning farrowing houses isn’t feasible,...

Meet a Real Pig Farmer: David Newman

David Newman, a pork producer from south central Missouri, was recently elected as president of the National Pork Board. He sat down with the...

Rabobank Pork Quarterly Q3 2019: Disease and Trade Issues Are Jointly Changing the Global...

Rising disease pressures are challenging the global market. Specifically, African swine fever (ASF) continues to threaten the global pork market, not only by causing...

U.S. farmers look past trade fears to cash in on China’s hog crisis

It might seem an unlikely time for U.S. farmers to look to China for more business but the devastating impact of African swine fever...

2020 Exports for Most Red Meats and Poultry Forecast Higher

U.S. exports of red meat and poultry are expected to increase by more than 4 percent in 2020. Beef exports are forecast to increase...

Iowa Swine Day 2019 Draws Record Crowd

The 8th annual Iowa Swine Day took place at Iowa State University on June 27 with a record 570 people attending. The event attracted...

ASF Expands Its Footprint Into Laos, Mongolia, North Korea, Losses Staggering

n the last 30 days, ASF has officially claimed more territory across all parts of Asia. Today, according to official statistics by the Food...

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...
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