George Charbonneau from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services: Do High Levels of Zinc Oxide Contribute...

The inclusion of elevated levels of zinc oxide in diets for a short period of time post-weaning has been a valuable tool in the...

Chris Hurt from Purdue University, Pork Prospects Improve, But Losses Still Loom

The pork outlook looked bleak in August. Fear of large pork supplies and Mexican and Chinese tariffs on U.S. pork exports appeared disastrous to...

What Would African Swine Fever Look Like if it Hit the U.S.? By ...

The incursion and expansion of African Swine Fever (ASF) into China has raised concerns among producers and regulatory officials about the threat the disease...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, October 1st 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •Market Recap – Cash live cattle prices were unchanged for the week while feeder cattle...

What Livestock Owners Should Know About Vesicular Stomatitis, By Russ Daly Professor,...

Because it’s not a common occurrence in most areas every year, reports of Vesicular Stomatitis (VS) in the media often raise questions among livestock...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Tail Docking Length: Are “Half Measures” Effective?...

The  FareWellDock  initiative  in  the European Union is aimed at reducing the number  of  farms  where  tail  docking  is still  being  used.  Preventive  tail  docking under...

Marty Misener from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services: Does Prefarrow Autogenous Greasy Pig Vaccine Help?

Exudative Epidermitis (EE) or Greasy Pig can  be  extremely  difficult  to  control  in some  herds.  There  are  no  commercial vaccines that are available for...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Service, Life Under The Magnifying Glass

  Pork  producers  can  sometimes  feel  like  they   are   under   almost   constant “bombardment” from health professionals  and  the  public  when  it  comes  to  antimicrobial  resistance ...

Ed Metzger from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services –Getting Piglets Off To A Good Start

The “street” knowledge has always been that  pigs  that  undergo  some  level  of oxygen deprivation (asphyxia) during the farrowing process will not likely survive as  well ...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, July 25th 2019

Mexico A Large Buyer of U.S. Pork Last Week By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Thursday July 25, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Cash should be higher again...
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