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Jim Long Pork Commentary, China is the Story, January 21st 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Below is an inventory report that was published in China last week. As you can see the information indicates...

Ed Metzger from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Service, Will ASF Start With A Wimper And...

The Estonian wild boar population was infected with African Swine Fever (ASF) in September 2014 and the first domestic pig farm was affected in...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, South Dakota Pork Congress Report, January 14th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we travelled to Sioux Falls, South Dakota to attend the South Dakota Pork Congress. Our Report: South Dakota...

Brent Jones from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Does Increasing Late Gestation Feed Intake Improve...

Genetic progress  has  resulted  in  a  steady increase in the litter size in past decades. Unfortunately,  the  same  type  of  genetic progress  in  individual ...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, African Swine Fever – Our Observations, January 7th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Not a veterinarian - What you are about to read are some observations from what we have observed. Russia...

Jim Long Pork Commentary-2018 – Goodbye, January 2nd 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics 2018 – Goodbye We are at the end of 2018. We say good riddance. 2018 was a year in...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, United States December 1st Inventories

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The U.S.D.A. released their quarterly hog inventory report last week for December 1. U.S.D.A. December 1 Quarterly Hog &...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Prairie Livestock Expo Winnipeg, December 17th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we participated at the Prairie Livestock Expo that was held in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada. Our Observations: Manitoba is...

Ed Metzger from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Service, Not All P. multocida Are Created Equal

Pasteurella  multocida  type  A  (PmA)  has usually been considered to be a secondary agent  of  pneumonia  in  pigs.  The  general assumption  was  that  unless ...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Hog Weights continue to surprise? December 11th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics It appears that weekly U.S. hog marketing’s are tracking very similar to a year ago. This past week...