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Hogs have broken over down channel, buy breaks

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...

Animal Health Top of Mind in 2019

Farmscape for December 28, 2018 Full Interview 8:14 Listen The Chair of Manitoba Pork says containing PED and preventing ASF will be top of...

Consumer Demand and Economics Shaping Change in Animal Welfare

Farmscape for January 31, 2019 Full Interview 8:40 Listen The NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Swine Welfare says changing public attitudes and economics will...

CPTPP Ratification Offers Confidence for Long Term Pork Sector Investment

Farmscape for November 2, 2018 Full Interview 6:44 Listen The General Manager of Manitoba Pork suggests Canada's implementation of the Comprehensive Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership...

Decline in PED in Manitoba Speaks to Sector’s Commitment to Biosecurity

Farmscape for March 7, 2019 Full Interview 7:24 Listen The Manager of Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork says the decline in PED in...

Pork Sector Calls for More Detector Dogs at Border Points

Farmscape for January 14, 2019 Full Interview 5:58 Listen The Canadian pork sector is encouraging Canadian Border Services to get more detector dogs and...

Canadian Pork Producers Request Government Help in Contending with Trade Wars

Farmscape for September 13, 2018 Full Interview 11:00 Listen The Canadian Pork Council is calling for government intervention to help the pork sector cope...

Preventing Viral Transmission Through Feed

Could your feed be infected? The short answer is yes. The long answer is, while unlikely, depending on the country of origin, your feed could be...

Spread of ASF in China and Europe Heightens Vigilance in North American

Farmscape for November 20, 2018 Full Interview 7:20 Listen The growing magnitude of African Swine Fever virus spreading throughout the world has heightened the...

Pork Producers Advised to Know Source of Feed Ingredients

Farmscape for September 26, 2018 Melissa Dumont 23:49 Listen The Animal Nutrition Association of Canada is encouraging pork producers to be aware of the...