Jim Long Pork Commentary, Global Market Prices, March 6th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Global Market Prices This week we wish to look at some of the Global Market Prices. China Hog prices are still...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, US Hog Prices slide lower, February 20th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Over the last week US 53-54% lean hogs, decreased from 74.25c / lb to 71.63c / lb. In...

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...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, US Cash Hog Prices Continue price surge, October 23rd 2017

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The October price miracle continues with cash hogs 53-54% lean jumping to 64.41c; up about $ 22 a...

Don McCabe, Nebraska Farm Bureau Commentary, Veterinary Feed Directive Spells Changes for Antibiotic Use

How those who raise livestock administer certain antibiotics will change beginning Jan. 1, 2017. That’s the date farmers, ranchers, veterinarians and feed suppliers must...

Jennifer Posthuma Update from Nebraska Pork Mentorship Program, The Far Reaches of the Pork...

“You have brains in your head.  You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And...

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...

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...

Xu Li from the University of Nebraska, Odorous VOC emission following land application of...

Citation Atmospheric Environment 66 (2013) 91-100; doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.01.001 Abstract Swine manure is often applied to crop land as a fertilizer source. Odor emissions from land-applied swine manure may...