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USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for May 2019 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, May 20th 2019

•This week in the markets - Cash cattle were nearly $4 lower this week and cash feeder cattle were steady to $6 lower. The...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, May 16th 2019

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Hansen Ag Student Learning Center Offers Student Opportunities The Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center is unique to Iowa State...

Recommended Holding Times for Decontamination of Feedstuffs Decreased

Farmscape for May 14, 2019 Full Interview 10:00 Listen Scientists with South Dakota State University have updated the holding times necessary to deactivate viral...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Asia Road Trip Week 1, May 13th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Asia Road Trip Week 1 Philippines  Last week we visited the Philippines. It was the first time we have ever...

Hansen Ag Student Learning Center Offers Unique Opportunities for Iowa State Students

The Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center is unique to Iowa State University, the state of Iowa and much of the Midwest....

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, May 6th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in the markets – Cash cattle are down $3 for the week....

How Sow Lameness Contributes to Sow Mortality

In the last five years, sow mortality has been on the rise. Five years ago, the average sow mortality rate was around 5-7 percent,...

What Would African Swine Fever Look Like if it Hit the U.S.? By ...

The incursion and expansion of African Swine Fever (ASF) into China has raised concerns among producers and regulatory officials about the threat the disease...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, April 24th 2019

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE ISU students fare well in Pork Industry Scholarship program In last month's issue, we told you about the application deadline for this...

Iowa Swine Day 2019 Expands Educational Offerings for the Industry

This year’s Iowa Swine Day will serve pork producers by offering expert speakers who will address current issues affecting the industry. Some of the...

If We Want to Enjoy the Nature’s Beauty, We Have to Protect the Environment...

pig farmers, we are stewards of this land. It is our responsibility to protect the land and environment for generations to come, just like...

USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook: April 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for April 2019 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. has Record Weekly Pork Export Sales to China, April...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week USDA reported net weekly pork export sales to China of 77,732 metric tonnes, by far a...

USDA Issues “Feed Outlook: April 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The April 2019 Feed Outlook report contains estimates for 2017/18 and projections for 2018/19 U.S....