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Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Hog Marketing’s Soar, October 22nd 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. Hog Marketing’s Soar   Last week the U.S. marketed 2,589,000 hogs, up from 120,000 a year ago. We expect...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, NSAIDS Do Not Appear To Be Beneficial...

Giving birth is well known by women as being  one  of  the  most  painful  events  a woman will ever experience. In pigs, pain at...

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE HUMORAL RESPONSE AGAINST SWINE ERYSIPELAS AND PORCINE PARVOVIRUS INDUCED BY...

Puig, A; Camprodon, A; Jordà, R*; Perozo, E. *Corresponding author (ramon.jorda@hipra.com) HIPRA, Amer (Girona), Spain     Introduction Protection against Swine Erysipelas (SE) and Porcine Parvovirus (PPV) mainly comes from...

The Meritorious Service Medal Awarded to Doctor Éric Nadeau and Doctor John Morris Fairbrother

Dr. Éric Nadeau, co-founder and Vice-President, Scientific Affairs at Prevtec Microbia and adjunct professor at the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire of the Université de...

Pork Producers Prepared for Changing Veterinary Drug Use Regulations

Farmscape for October 17, 2018 Full Interview 5:40 Listen The Manager of Quality Assurance and Animal Care Programs with Manitoba Pork says Canada's pork...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, The markets are always moving, October 15th 2018

  Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Some weeks we don’t have much to write about. It seems either we or the markets are in...

Quarantine window for feed ingredients may reduce hog disease risk

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Foreign animal diseases (FAD) are top of mind as the ongoing outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) in...

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 ...

Mitigating Barn Deterioration

When we look across the Canadian pork industry it becomes apparent that due to the age of most facilities a large percentage will need...

Genesus Global Market Report, Canada – Reverse of fortunes (kind of)

Canada – Reverse of fortunes (kind of) Bob Fraser – Sales & Service, Genesus Ontario bfraser@genesus.com Eight weeks ago, in my August 13th Commentary Bob Hunsberger,...

USMCA Restores North American Hog Market Confidence

Farmscape for October 11, 2018 Full Interview 8:53 Listen H@ms Marketing Services says the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement has improved confidence in the hog...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Is it a Miracle? October 9th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics A Month ago, 53-54% lean hogs were 44¢ lb. Just coming out of August which is traditionally a time...

Long Road Toward Biosecurity in China

Farmscape for October 9, 2018 Full Interview 13:45 Listen The Veterinary Counsel with the Canadian Pork Council says the Chinese pork sector is in...

George Charbonneau from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Avoiding An AMR Trojan Horse

Pork producers  are  “kicking  the  tires”  on many     different     alternatives     to antimicrobials    as    part    of    their antimicrobial   stewardship   plans.   A common alternative is probiotics....