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Jim Long Pork Commentary, National Pork Industry Conference Report, July 16th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we attended the National Pork Industry Conference held in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.  Our report: There was Retail...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, February 18th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in the markets – Cash fed cattle ended the week higher; cash...

Duane E. Reese, Extension Swine Specialist, University of Nebraska, How to Conduct On-Farm Swine...

Read the complete article Introduction We suggest that pork producers adopt a “best cost” feeding program tailored to the operation and based on sound nutritional...

Heat Stress is a Big Deal, Cara Haden, DVM, Pipestone Veterinary Services

Between death loss and production impact, the estimates have the yearly cost to the U.S. swine industry to be around $300 million so far...

Seth Lamb, the University of Nebraska, Nutrient Runoff Following Swine Manure Application, February 4th...

A THESIS Presented to the Faculty of the Graduate College at the University of Nebraska In Partial Fulfillment of Requirements For the Degree of...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, June 19th 2018

Light Volume Rally in LC Futures on Monday By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday June 19, 2018   LEAN HOGS: I'm not feeling very good about...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, April 29th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Cash fed cattle were down $1.60 lower this week...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Some Observations for the Future, January 9th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Some Observations for the Future   France and United Kingdom have announced that internal combustion engines will be illegal in...

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...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Market not looking very Shiny? August 7th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Market not looking very Shiny? A year ago, U.S. 53-54% lean hogs were 86¢ lb. last week they were...
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