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New swine council to direct US response to FADs

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ The first warning came from an emerging disease, porcine epidemic diarrhea (PED), in 2013. The second alarm sounded...

Pork Production Running Over 5% Above Year Ago Levels

Pork Profit Maximizer – Food Service Edition February 18, 2019 Weekly hog slaughter in the first seven weeks of the year was 4.5% higher than a...

Rebecca Davis Pork Michigan Producer Blog, PRRS Year 3- The Last Year, February 12th...

I wish I could say that the disease issues our herd has experienced over the last three years have passed. That we have come...

Eli Lilly Co. To Divest Its Remaining Shares Of Elanco

MarketWatch reports: Eli Lilly and Co. LLY, +1.79% said Friday it will divest its remaining stake in Elanco Animal Health ELAN, +0.64% via an exchange...

Simple biosecurity measures offer significant production gains, scientists say

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Taking simple steps to improve biosecurity and welfare on pig farms can significantly reduce the amount of antimicrobials...

Hogs reversed to upside, more bounce likely

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

Genesus Global Technical Report, Carcass and Pork Quality – Variation is Key

Kemp,VP Genetic Programs and R&D, Genesus Inc.     Per capita consumption of pork in the US has not increased over the last few years (USDA -...

Partnering with Social Media Influencers

Posted on January 25, 2019 The National Pork Board is partnering with YouTube creator Binging with Babish to connect with consumers. Binging with Babish is...

Kent Nutrition Group Launches NutriVantage Nutrition Optimizer For Swine

Source: Kent Nutrition Group news release Kent Nutrition Group (KNG) is proud to offer a new line of supplements for pigs - NutriVantage Nutrition Optimizer...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Iowa Pork Congress Report, January 28th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we attended and participated at the Iowa Pork Congress in Des Moines Iowa. Our Observations: Iowa Pork...

Foreign Animal Disease: Preparing for the Worst By Brent Pepin, DVM Pipestone Veterinary Services

Everyone who works with pigs is likely aware of the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) across Europe and Asia. This seemly unstoppable sweeping...

Understanding the Interaction between Nutrition and Pig Health

With new legislation eliminating the use of in-feed antibiotics for growth promotion in Canada and increasing consumer pressure to reduce antibiotic use in animal...

Get to the Root of Porcine Respiratory Disease Complex By Dale Miskimins ...

Respiratory disease incidence increases in swine in the fall and winter. Changeable weather seems to trigger outbreaks. You and your veterinarian can supply meaningful...

New Study From the University of Arkansas Shows U.S. Pork’s Long-term Sustainability Progress

55-year look-back reveals gains in all key metrics new study from the University of Arkansas has confirmed what many have known for some time –...

Innovation Acceleration

In this edition of Pork Pod, National Pork Board CEO Bill Even outlines a new partnership to accelerate innovation. Technology is widely adopted in...