Jury Award $25 Million To A Couple In Smithfield Foods’ Second No. Carolina Lawsuit

A second jury trial in North Carolina against Smithfield Foods ended last Friday, and the jurors' verdict was "guilty" once more in the nuisance...

2018 America’s Pig Farmer of the Year Finalists Announced

The National Pork Board recently announced the four finalists who are vying to be named the 2018 America’s Pig Farmer of the YearSM. The...

Jefo announces new swine experts in their global team

Jefo, a global leader in high performance non-medicated nutritional solutions for animals, announced during their Poultry & Swine Tour, held from August 27th to...

Maple Leaf introduces sweeping changes to iconic brand

Maple Leaf brand responding to the changing needs of Canadian families by using only real, simple, or natural ingredients Maple Leaf Foods is launching the...

Hancock County Board OKs permit for nearly 5K-head hog confinement

Source: Britt News Tribune The Hancock County Board of Supervisors has approved a construction permit application for a proposed hog confinement operation northwest of Crystal...

Hormel Sells Its Fremont, NE Pork Processing Plant To WholeStone Farms

Source: Hormel Foods news release Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a global branded food company, and WholeStone Farms, announced today that they have entered into...

Premium Iowa Pork Plant could bring more than 300 jobs to Luverne

Source: DP Globe Just six months after Gold’n Plump Poultry closed its doors, Premium Iowa Pork (PIP) is planning to transform the unoccupied Luverne facility...

Tyson Plant expanding in Madison Nebraska

Source: Norfolk Daily News The Tyson Foods pork plant here will be getting an upgrade in the near future. Caroline Ahn, external communications manager for Tyson...

Hog Production & Florence

We have been studying the potential impact of Hurricane Florence on hog production, and it appears that it could be significant. The first image shows...

Dr. Temple Grandin Says Future Of Livestock Production Could Go By The Craft Beer...

Bloomberg reports: One of the most renowned voices in the world of meat production says there's a battle taking place for the future of the...