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...

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...

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...

Hog Slat Offers Safe, Affordable Solution to Check Feed Bin Levels

Quickly and safely check feed bin content levels from the ground with Hog Slat’s telescoping Bin Stik. Prevent farm accidents caused by climbing feed bins...

Pork Powerhouses® 2018: Ramping Up

Source: Successful Farming The 40 largest pork producers in the U.S. keep growing despite trade wars, lawsuits, disease threats, and falling markets. A plague of locusts...

Defenbaugh Family to Host First Pig Barn Open House of 2019

Kevin and Tabitha Defenbaugh recently built a new 2,496 head pig barn outside of Blackstone. Friends, family, and the local community were invited to...

North Carolina Pork Council Issues Advisory On Hurricane Florence

Source: North Carolina Pork Council news release Hog farmers in North Carolina are watching with great concern the still-rising flood waters brought by the historic...