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, August 14th 2018

Short Covering Confirmed in Hogs on Moderate Volume By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday August 14, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Cash is called lower again today...

On Farm Automation Takes Off By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

Gathering data on pigs is the farming equivalent of purging leftovers from the fridge. In both cases, it’s a great idea as long as...

Chris Hurt from Purdue University, Pork Industry Says It Feels Like 1998 All Over...

All you need to say is "1998" and a pork producer's expression will turn sour. In the fall of that year, hog prices essentially...

Marty Misener from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services: PRRSV 2018: “Circling the Wagons”

After  a  particularly  active  winter in 2018,  Porcine Reproductive  and  Respiratory  Syndrome virus  (PRRSV)  continues  to  be  a  major source  of economic  losses  to ...

Imaging is Everything in Pork Assessment By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

If you`ve heard a parent rave about their tone-deaf child`s “beautiful voice,” you know objectivity can be a challenge. But given the importance of...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, May 22nd 2018

Seasonal Low in Lean Hog Futures By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday May 22, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Our sources reported a spike in put selling yesterday...

Food, and Pork, at the Heart of U.S. Meat Export Federation’s Heartland Tour by...

I read an article recently about why Sichuan food—even the best of the best—doesn’t taste the same outside of the Chinese province. The article...

Erin Cortus from the University of Minnesota, Sustainability Requires Definition, Standards, Measurements

My name is Erin Cortus and I am a new faculty member in the Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering Department at the University of Minnesota....

Wanda Schott Patsche Pork Producer Commentary, The Hatred Just Needs To Stop, June 28th...

Sometimes there are things that I just can’t shake loose. The amount of hatred and bullying I see in social media is disgusting. Why...