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Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, January 15th 2019

Most Are Expecting Higher Cash Steer Trade This Week By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday January 15, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Cash is called fully steady...

International Travel Biosecurity, By Joseph Yaros, DVM Pipestone Veterinary Clinic

As the world swine population continues to grow both domestically and internationally, it can open doors to producers and veterinarians to visit production locations...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, December 17th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Live cattle about steady for the week. Cash feeder...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, November 27th 2018

The Live Cattle Show List is Smaller This Week By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday November 27, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Pork packer margins staged a...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Why is African Swine Fever a Reportable Disease?

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Over the last while there has been much discussion about African Swine Fever (ASF). Every meeting we attend...

Pork Month is Every Month By Al Juhnke, Executive Director – Nebraska Pork Producers...

As October ends, pork producers around the country are winding down their Pork Month activities. Here in Nebraska we are not just watching the...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, October 16th 2018

All Hog Contracts Saw Higher Open Interest On Yesterday's Rally By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday October 16, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Lean hog futures volume...

It’s A Small World, After All, by Glenn Stolt, President and CEO, Christensen Farms

I recently participated in the National Pork Board’s International Marketing Committee ten-day immersion mission to Asia. While in Hong Kong we met with forty...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, September 25th 2018

Cash Hog Prices Still Not Done By Dennis Smith Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle Tuesday September 25, 2018 LEAN HOGS: Cash is called steady to higher which is a...

Learn from Each Other to Maximize Safety by Joe Wolfe, Live Pork Transportation Manager...

Truck rollovers and accidents, while rare, can have a significant impact. Transportation is the most visible step in raising pigs because we are traveling...