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College Culinary Students Show Off Pork Skills

 In early March, the Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) hosted the Student Taste of Elegance at the Iowa Culinary Institute on the Des Moines...

Elanco Names Four New Members To Its Board Of Directors

Source: Elanco news release Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced the appointment of four new members to the Board of Directors. The new...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, March 18th 2019

ome highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets - Cash cattle are $1 lower for the week and...

2019 World Pork Expo — See, Discover, Connect

Don’t miss this world-class event, June 5-7, in Des Moines The 2019 World Pork Expo will take place June 5-7, delivering three days of education,...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, March 13th 2019

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Scholarship application time Current ISU graduate students at either the MS or PhD level at ISU who are conducting thesis or dissertation...

Animal Health and Biosecurity Drive Changes, Growth for Family Operation

Source: Pipestone System Newsletter Adapting to a changing industry and adopting new business and management practices has allowed Harold Dekkers and his family to maintain...

Precision Feeding for Gestating Sows

The objective of this project was to assess the impact of an individualized feeding strategy for pregnant sows whose dietary intakes vary depending on...

USDA Lowers Its Beef Production Forecast, Raises Pork

The USDA lowered its outlook for 2019 commercial red meat and poultry production. Beef was down from February on a slower fed cattle slaughter pace...

PED: Is it time to eliminate it from US herds?By Joseph F. Connor, DVM,...

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Porcine endemic diarrhea (PED) virus made its way into the US swine population unexpectedly in 2013. That year...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Hog Market Continues to Lose Money, March 4th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics This past week was much of the Same with U.S. markets continuing to be soft and slaughter hog...

USMEF Economist Stresses Importance of Trade with Japan at USDA Outlook Forum

The importance of Japan as a trading partner for U.S. agriculture was the focus of a Feb. 22 panel discussion at the USDA Agricultural...

Optimum Nutrition and Reduced Stress at Weaning Maximises Lifetime Productivity

Farmscape for February 26, 2019 Full Interview 9:03 Listen A swine nutritionist with the Prairie Swine Centre says giving the weaned pig the best...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, African Swine Fever (ASF) China Report

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Genesus has been the largest exporter of swine breeding stock to China the last three years. Many industry contacts...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Centre, February 21st 2019

HOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Congratulations and welcome Our congratulations to colleagues recognized recently for their experience, expertise and work in a variety of areas. From ISU's...

Rapid Response Plan offers CSI team for emerging diseases

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Determining the cause of a peculiar health condition in pigs is not unlike a crime scene investigation (CSI)....