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NPPC Raises Concern Over Labeling of Artificial Pork

Farmscape for January 14, 2020 Full Interview 7:34 Listen The National Pork Producers Council is raising concern over the potential confusion the naming convention being...

Why Did One-Quarter of the World’s Pigs Die in a Year?

Source: The New York Times By Yanzhong Huang, a global-health expert specializing in China as this op-ed appeared in the New York Times On a recent...

Comparative digestibility of polysaccharide-complexed zinc and inorganic zinc in diets for gestating and lactating...

arah Schieck, swine Extension educator talks to recent University of Minnesota Animal Science graduate student Julia Holen about research she did as part of...

African Swine Fever Risk Calls For Action

Source: National Pork Board news release The global African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in China is wreaking havoc on the international pork industry. Fortunately, ASF...

Aurora Pharmaceutical receives FDA approval for SwineMate® (altrenogest) Vented Draw-Off Cap

Aurora Pharmaceutical, Inc. - Announced today that the FDA has approved their exclusive vented draw-off dosing cap. It is now included with every purchase...

CFANS water quality video

Animal science master's degree student Brigit Lozinski and her Advisor Lee Johnston are doing research on how the quality of water supplied to nursery...

Study Finds Emissions From Hog Facilities Have Dropped 18% Since 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency uses air emission data from the National Air Emissions Monitoring Study (NAEMS) to determine regulatory needs, but with data collected...

African Swine Fever Functional Exercise

MN Board of Animal Health staff working on permitting movement requests during the SFEAR exercise. By Sarah Schieck, Swine Extension Educator Minnesota participated in a...

SHIC Preparing to Collect and Process ASF Samples in Vietnam

Farmscape for November 26, 2019 Full Interview 10:30 Listen The Swine Health Information Center expects to begin collecting and processing samples in Vietnam from African...

Herd Disease elimination from Pipestone Episode 8 Part 2:

Listen in to Episode 8 Part 2: Herd Disease elimination as Dr. Spencer Wayne and Dr. Joseph Yaros for a historical and future perspective...
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