Hogs filled the gap, falling further

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...

Kansas State University experts confront looming threat of African swine fever in Asia

Jürgen Richt, director of the Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases at Kansas State University, joins Young Lyoo, dean of veterinary...

Rural Communities Encouraged to Consider Offering Mental Health First Aid Training

Farmscape for August 23, 2018 Full Interview 11:02 Listen A Northeastern Saskatchewan farmer and co-founder of the Do More Agriculture Foundation is encouraging communities...

Tom Knauer Inducted into Wisconsin State Fair Hall of Fame

Tom Knauer, Avalon, Wisc., was inducted into the Wisconsin State Fair Hall of Fame on Sunday, August 5, 2018, in the Swine Barn at...

Large Volumes of Pork Expected to Pressure Live Hog Prices

Farmscape for August 22, 2018 Full Interview 11:00 Listen H@ms Marketing Services says the biggest factor that will pressure live hog prices over the...

Missouri Students Participate in 2018 Swine Skillathon

On Thursday, August 9, FFA and 4-H members participated in the 2018 Youth Swine Skillathon at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia. Participants competed...

Sioux-Preme Packing receives backing for plant expansion

Pork processor Sioux-Preme Packing Co. is planning a $29 million addition to its Sioux Center facility that will add 50 jobs. The project received approval...

Forward Contracting Recommended to Mitigate Extreme Hog Market Volatility

Farmscape for August 21, 2018 Full Interview 11:00 Listen Hams Marketing Services is advising pork producers to consider forward contracting to mitigate the extreme...

USDA Issues: “Livestock, Dairy And Poultry Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for August 2018 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

African Swine Fever Found In Third Chinese Herd

A third case of African Swine Fever has been reported in China. Three cases have now been found in three different provinces of the...