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Using Data to Drive Decisions

Source: Pipestone System Newsletter As popular headlines focus on the potential link between antibiotic resistance and usage of antibiotics in food animal production, it is...

Pay more attention to your sow herd’s lifeline, By William R. Fombelle, DVM Carthage...

  Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ By William R. Fombelle, DVM Carthage Veterinary Service, LTD Carthage, Illinois One of the most important yet often overlooked segments of...

Fat-soluble vitamins: Beyond nutritional needs

Source: (2018 Proceedings of the American Assoc. of Swine Veterinarians) Introduction Fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E are vital nutrients for all swine. These vitamins are routinely...

Too Much Pork, Tariffs Mean Too Few Buyers , Chris Hurt from the University...

The pork industry appears to be headed for a period of large losses in which excess pork supplies force prices below costs of production....

Nutritional value of rice coproducts fed to pigs

Dr. Gloria Casas, a recent graduate from the Stein Nutrition Lab, presents the results of her Ph. D. dissertation work on feeding rice co-products...

Nutriad’s Weather & Mycotoxin Update – July

Welcome to... Weather-Mycotoxin Report Reports have indicated that corn conditions are close to 80% in good and excellent condition. A high moisture June favored the rapid...

Hogs in wide trading range, trade from either direction

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market which...

Don’t Ignore Ileitis Control

Pig farmers agree: Losing a market hog hurts. There are not many topics over which all pig farmers in the U.S. would agree, but two...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, July 3 2018

High Volume Affair in LC and LH With Open Interest Rising By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday July 3, 2018   LEAN HOGS: Cash was higher...

Illinois study finds benefits and tradeoffs in feeding rice bran to pigs

Rice is the third most widely grown cereal grain worldwide, and the bran left over from milling white rice is available in large quantities...

ADM Announces Proposed Acquisition of Neovia, Establishing a Premier Global Leader in Value-Added Animal...

€1.535 billion addition marks another major milestone in the execution of ADM’s strategic plan and portfolio transformation Addition of Neovia, a France-headquartered...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, July 2nd 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: - This week in markets - Cash hogs are $1.50 lower for the week, while...

Two tactics to reduce stillborns and improve piglet survival

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Piglet survival sets the stage for a hog system’s success. Two midwestern sow operations recently discussed how...

The Maschhoffs Recognizes “Safety Excellence”

This year at Horizon Conference, the company’s annual leadership gathering, The Maschhoffs recognized its teams that go above and beyond to ensure employees are...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, June 25th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: - This week in markets - Fed cattle $1.14 lower for the week, while feeder...