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Veterinary Feed Directive – Year One in Review, By Elizabeth Ferry, Michigan State University

To gain a better understanding of the direct impacts to farmer raising animals for food productions MSU Extension led a nationwide survey to help...

Cargill launches Feeding Intelligence, a platform to support farmers and help them tackle today’s...

New solutions and tools help animal farmers run more efficient and sustainable operations with a shared goal of responsible, nutritious food Cargill today introduced Feeding...

Support Your Local Pig Farmers During October Pork Month

Harvest is in the air, leaves are starting to turn and today kicks off National Pork Month. October was traditionally when hogs were marketed....

Effects of copper hydroxychloride and dietary fiber on intestinal permeability, growth performance, and blood...

Most diets for weanling pigs contain highly digestible plant and animal proteins, but there is an increasing trend to include more fibrous co-products in...

By the Numbers…

Twenty Future pork industry leaders were front and center at the third annual Elite Pork Intern Summit in June. The Pork Checkoff and the U.S....

Is Vertical Integration Good Or Bad For AgTech?blog by Todd Janzen Ag Law

Source: blog by Todd Janzen Ag Law, janzen@aglaw.us It has become common for tech conferences to have Shark-Tank style competitions among new startups. The winner...

The Effect of Encapsulated Butyric Acid in Nursery Pig Performance

Download the complete article This trial was conducted to determine the effects of an encapsulated butyric acid (ButiPEARL™) in the nursery phase of pig production...

Genesus Global Market Report, Breed-specific weight adjustments for growth, backfat and loin muscle...

Breed-specific weight adjustments for growth, backfat and loin muscle depth  Everestus Akanno, PhD, Geneticist, Genesus Inc.   Selection of parents of the next generation of pigs in...

SwineTech Wins The THRIVE-Forbes Innovation Icon Award + $100,000 Investment From SVG Ventures

SwineTech and BinSentry Win The THRIVE-Forbes Innovation Icon Award – Including An Investment Of $100,000 Each From SVG Ventures – At The Forbes AgTech...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, September 19th 2019

Reality Is Pushing Hog Futures Into the Gap By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Thursday September 19, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Cash will be called lower simply...

Pork Checkoff Moving Remittance Payments Into Online System

The National Pork Board announced today plans to migrate Pork Checkoff remittances to its online platform. The online Checkoff remittance system is designed to...

Pulling for Pork in Washington, D.C.

Eleven representatives from the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) traveled to Washington, D.C. for two days as part of the National Pork Producers Council...

Reflections on a Year of Leadership, By Patrick Bane an Illinois Hog Farmer

hen I first found out I’d been named America’s Pig Farmer of the Year for 2019, I was excited, nervous and didn’t know exactly...

July Pork Exports Reach New Heights

U.S. pork exports were record-large in July while beef exports were relatively steady with last year’s strong results, according to data released by USDA...

Illinois Pork Internship Applications Now Live

The Illinois Pork Producers Association is recruiting for the 2020 State Ambassador Internship. This individual will serve as a representative of the association and...