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Scientists Examine Diet to Increase Sow Longevity While Preserving Mammary Development

Farmscape for November 12, 2019 Full Interview 22:52 Listen Scientist are looking at the possibility of using diet to reduce the potential for leg problems...

Canadian pork in Japan: A success story

For over 25 years, the Japanese have considered Canadian pork to be a premium product, viewed almost as highly as their own domestic product....

House Members Talk USMCA with Canadian Prime Minister

  During Congressional recess this week, four members of the House Ways and Means Committee traveled to Ottawa to discuss the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement...

Global Animal Protein Outlook 2019 – Growth Slows Down… as Doubts Gear Up

    Growth in global animal protein continues, but it is slowing. Uncertainty is a key theme for 2019. Uncertainty created by African swine fever, in...

CMC Applauds Resumption of Pork and Beef Exports to China

  Feature Reporrt Listen Full Interview 6:00 Listen The Canadian Meat Council is applauding the resumption of the sale of Canadian pork and beef to China. Just over...

Disease Prevention and Preparedness Top of Mind Among Canadian Pork Producers

  Full Interview 12:39 Listen   Efforts aimed at preventing and preparing for African Swine Fever remain a top of mind concern among Canada's pork producers. Animal health...

Strep Zoo Cases Prompt Calls for Stepped Up Focus on Transport Biosecurity

Farmscape for November 1, 2019 Full Interview 9:02 Listen Pork producers are advised to step up their focus on transport biosecurity for cull sows and...

Seasonal Flu Strikes Pig Barns Early this Year

Farmscape for October 31, 2019 Full Interview 17:32 Listen A Veterinary Pathologist with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine reports the seasonal flu started infecting...

Topigs Norsvin Breeding Programs Target Improved Animal Behavior

Farmscape for October 29, 2019 Fulll Interview 12:05 Listen The Director of Research and Development with Topigs Norsvin says animal behavior is becoming increasingly important in...

Scientists Seek Strategies to Reduce Stress During Transport

Farmscape for October 25, 2019 Full Interview 10:43 Listen Research underway at institutions and on highways across eastern and western Canada will help swine transporters...
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