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Apply Today for the Pork Checkoff Agricultural Marketing Fellowship

Applications may be submitted until August 8. The National Pork Board announces the opening of the application period for the new Agricultural Marketing Fellowship. Students...

USDA: Livestock Production Has Shifted To More Specialized Farms Over Time

Livestock production has become increasingly specialized, relying less on homegrown and more on purchased feed. Since fully specialized farms have no cropland to absorb manure...

The big imposter: Senecavirus A prompts frequent false alarms at Minnesota pork plant

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Employees at the Hormel pork-processing plant in Austin, Minn., well understand the drill for a foreign animal...

Tyson, Hormel Accused Of Fixing Pork Prices In Class Action Lawsuit

Bloomberg reports: Hormel Foods Corp., Tyson Foods Inc. and other meat packers are accused in a class-action lawsuit of artificially jacking up the price of...

More feeder space helps slow-growing pigs in nursery phase

Quick facts Feeder design and access is the main factor affecting pig feed intake of a nutritionally-balanced diet to meet their nutrient needs. If pigs...

Minnesota Pig Farmers to Attend Latin American Product Showcase

Event will showcase benefits of U.S. pork important to Latin American export markets Minnesota pig farmers Randy Spronk and John Schwartz will travel to the...

Preparing swine barns to sit empty

Mark Whitney, Larry Jacobson During difficult economic times, pork producers may be considering having barns sit empty for an extended period of time. However, closing...

Audio Special World Pork Expo 2018

2018 World Pork Expo Audio Special for June 9, 2018 -Leon Sheets, America's Pig Farmer of the Year, discusses his role as a representative of...

Ralco Formulates Swine Nursery Diets with Valine

Ralco announced today that effective June 1, Ralco EnMAX®nursery premixes will be available with valine.The addition of valine marks continued development in Ralco’s extensive...

Pharmgate Animal Health Unveils Innovative New Website With Updated Corporate Branding

New Pharmgate Animal Health Website is designed to help provide producers, veterinarians and nutritionists with crucial tools and information http://www.pharmgate.com Pharmgate Animal Health has launched...