Guidelines for Livestock Carcass Disposal in South Dakota By Tracey Erickson SDSU...

Even though every producer tries their best to keep all animals born alive, there will always be death loss in livestock production systems. Thus,...

Worried About Pig Stress? Research Offers Reassurance By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

If you think rush hour is stressful, you’ve never seen a pig pen at feeding time. In fact, pigs face a range of stressors...

Dr. Kevin Vilaca from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Stopping Tail Docking: Still Not A...

European Union Council Directive 2008/120/EC of December 18 2008 set out the minimum standards for tail docking . Despite legislation on the books in...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, March 18th 2019

ome highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Cash cattle are $1 lower for the week and...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, March 15th 2019

Pork Export Sales to China Rising Fast By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Thursday March 14, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Big changes are in store in the hog...

Low Hog Prices to Start the Year, By Chris Hurt Purdue University

Hog prices have been struggling so far this year. USDA reports that live prices in January and February have averaged below $40 for the...

Cell-Based Meat Products: Background and Current Status By Amanda Blair Professor &...

There is ongoing development of cell-based or lab-grown meat products by numerous companies around the world. It is understandable that the introduction of these...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, March 12th 2019

Another Winter Storm Approaching the Plains By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday March 12, 2019   LEAN HOGS: I'd expect higher cash hog prices today. The...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, NSAIDS: How Much Pain Relief Do They...

Surgical castration of piglets continues to be a routine procedure in Canada. Production of intact males has been a nonstarter in Canada. The use of...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, March 11th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets – Cash fed cattle prices were unchanged for the week...