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Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, June 18th 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in markets - Cash hogs were up $5 this week, and closed...

Genesus Global Technical Report, Is Customizing Pork Primal Value an Opportunity

  Is Customising Pork Primal Value an Opportunity? Bob Kemp,VP Genetic Programs and R&D, Genesus Inc. In the last several years the value of different pork primals...

Pharmgate Adds VP of Global Sales, Marketing and Technical Service and Director of Veterinary...

Pharmgate Animal Health welcomed two new members to the company’s leadership team this week. Randy Buller joins Pharmgate Animal Health as Vice President of...

Three-phase plan helps seize control of PRRS, By Jose Angulo, DVM Managing Veterinarian, PRRS...

By Jose Angulo, DVM Managing Veterinarian, PRRS specialist Pork Technical Services Zoetis Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) virus continues to...

Treating Swine and Municipal Wastewater with Microbial Fuel Cell Technology

Authors: B.Z. Predicala, M Nemati, L.D. Moreno Reference: Prairie Swine Centre Annual Research Report 2014-15 Wastewater generated in the agriculture sector contain organic and nitrogenous compounds...

U.S. Pork Producers Encouraged to be Proactive in Preparing for Foreign Animal Disease

Farmscape for June 7, 2018 Full Interview 6:10 Listen The National Pork Board is encouraging pork producers to be proactive against foreign animal disease...

Chris Hurt from Purdue University, Pork Industry May Face Large Losses, June 5th...

Chris Hurt Department of Agricultural Economics Purdue University farmdoc daily (8):101 Recommended citation format: Hurt, C. "Pork Industry May Face Large Losses." farmdoc daily (8):101, Department of Agricultural...

Hogs in a triangle – buy near green line, sell near red

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...

New Max Capacity Hopper Extensions from Crystal Spring Hog Equipment Provide Additional Feed...

Following its legacy of bringing innovation to the industry, Crystal Spring Hog Equipment launches a newly designed and patent-pending, maximum capacity high-pile hopper extensions...

Paul Yeske, DVMGilt acclimatization, reduced shedding key to curbing downstream M. hyo disease

Paul Yeske, DVM Swine Vet Center St. Peter, Minnesota   Research shows that if more piglets are positive for Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M. hyo) at weaning, there will...

Beth Ferry, Michigan State University Extension : Introducing the Youth for the Quality Care...

Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) is a national multi-species quality assurance program for youth ages 8 to 21 with a focus...

Adjusting swine feed rations helps ensure weight gains during hot weather

As temperature and humidity levels rise in the summer months, so does the threat of heat stress in the swine herd.   Heat stress can occur...

Genesus Global Technical Report, Short remark about dry sows feeding

  Pavel Tefilov, Swine Specialist, Genesus Inc. When we miss paying enough attention to feeding dry sows during gestation, this may lead to serious issues with...

USDA Issues: “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 2018 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

Weekly Livestock Market Update with Scott Brown, May 21st 2018

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in markets - Cash cattle is down $6.00 this week and feeder cattle...