Youth Receive Pig Project Grants

The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee recently awarded 27 youth with $50 grants to help offset the costs of their upcoming 4-H and FFA...

Chef Joe Schneider Named Chef Par Excellence at Wisconsin’s Taste of Elegance

Chef Joe Schneider, sous chef at Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse in Sun Prairie, was named the Chef Par Excellence at the 2019 Wisconsin Pork Association...

North American Pork Producers Call for Reduced Chinese Feed Imports

Farmscape for January 25, 2019 Full Interview 9:22 Listen The Chair of Manitoba Pork says, to defend against African Swine Fever, both Canadian and...

Pork industry needs to balance animal well-being with antibiotic pressures

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ After 37 years of swine veterinary practice, John Baker, DVM, Boonville, Indiana, sees producers and veterinarians entering a...

Castration alternative boosting efficiency, quality and welfare in Brazil

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Pig producers in Brazil are improving efficiency, quality and welfare standards thanks to a novel alternative to physical...

JBS Suspends Shipments Of Pork From Facility Shown In Mercy For Animals Video

AP reports: JBS USA, the U.S. branch of the world's largest meat producer, says it has suspended shipments from a pig farm where workers were...

Animal welfare cast in bronze by Pork CRC

  Animal welfare was the focus of Pork CRC’s bronze sponsorship of ‘Animal Production 2018’, the 32nd biennial conference of the Australian Society of Animal...

Smithfield Foods Releases Latest Section of 2017 Sustainability Report, Shares New Programs and Companywide...

Today, Smithfield Foods, Inc. released the Food Safety and Quality section of its 2017 Sustainability Report, which provides robust information about the company’s leading...

Calcium to Phosphorus Ratio in Pig Diets Established by New Study

  The amount of digestible calcium included in pig diets has a direct impact on phosphorus digestibility, but the optimum ratio between the two minerals...

Register Now for the On-Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course

  The Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) will hold a course for potential swine auditors at South Dakota State University’s Swine Education and Research...