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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...

Raising pigs without antibiotics? Plan to ‘sweat the small stuff’

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Follow this rule if you’re raising pigs without antibiotics: “Sweat the small stuff.” That’s the advice from Doug MacDougald,...

A Team of Experts at Your Sow Farm

Running a sow farm is complex and labor intensive, which is why over 400 independent producers rely on Pipestone System to manage their sow...

Snow Loads on Buildings

The excessive amount of ice and snow this past month has livestock owners concerned about snow load and potential roof collapse. The design roof...

Corn DDGS is a high-value ingredient for swine: Part 8

More than 90% of fuel ethanol plants in the U.S. are separating corn oil from thin stillage to produce distillers corn oil (DCO). In 2017,...

Farmers Encouraged to Connect on Shared Values Basis

Farmscape for February 19, 2019 Full Interview 6:36 Listen The Director of Food Integrity and Consumer Engagement with Phibro Animal Health encourages farmers to...

Smithfield Foods Donates $25,000 To Expand Sustainability Research At U Of Minnesota

The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., is pleased to announce a donation of $25,000 to continue its partnership with the...

Get acquainted with the Global Mega Producer – New Fashion Pork –

  Program sponsored by Genesus Inc. in collaboration with National Hog Farmer New Fashion Pork is once again part of the Global Mega Producers. From its beginning...

SHIC Evaluates Risk of FAD Contaminated Feed Infecting Pigs

Farmscape for February 12, 2019 Full Interview 13:29 Listen Scientists working on behalf of the Swine Health Information Center are evaluating the level of...

Partnering with Social Media Influencers

Posted on January 25, 2019 The National Pork Board is partnering with YouTube creator Binging with Babish to connect with consumers. Binging with Babish is...