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USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for May 2019 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

African Swine Fever Spreads To South Africa’s Fourth Province

Source: Reuters An outbreak of African swine fever, a severe hemorrhagic disease of pigs, has spread to a fourth province in South Africa, the agricultural...

Tyson Foods expects to profit from hog fever in China, warns it may hit...

Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday that the U.S. meat processing industry could reap significant financial gains from a global shortfall in pork as...

Rabobank Analyst: Poultry Will Pass Pork As Most Consumed Meat In The World

It's now looking like poultry will unseat pork as the most consumed meat in the world thanks to the spread of African swine fever...

February Exports Below Year-Ago Levels for U.S. Pork, Beef

February exports of U.S. pork and beef fell below last year’s levels while lamb exports trended higher, according to statistics released by USDA and...

National Pork Board, RIPE.IO To Test Blockchain Technology

FoodLogistics.com reports: The National Pork Board and Ripe Technology have entered an agreement to pilot blockchain technology use in the pork industry. Through the partnership, pork...

Corn DDGS is a high-value ingredient in swine diets: Part 10

By Dr. Jerry Shurson, University of Minnesota Department of Animal Science © 2019 Feedstuffs. Reprinted with permission from Vol. 91, No. 03, March 4, 2019 A...

Merck Completes Acquisition of Antelliq Corporation to Become Leader in Emerging Digital Technology for...

Merck today announced the completion of its acquisition of Antelliq Corporation from funds advised by BC Partners. Today’s announcement positions the company as a...

SwineTime Podcast with Pipestone Veterinary Services

Pipestone Veterinary Services is pleased to present “Swine Time” the podcast created for the pork industry and individual pork producers around the country. Our first...

National Pork Producers Issues Statement On Illegal Pork Seizure

On March 15, 2019, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced that it intercepted a large shipment of illegal pork products from China before...