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#RealPigFarming Student Social Forces Application

The National Pork Board is looking for the next #RealPigFarming Student Social Forces team. Students will be expected to advocate for #RealPigFarming — a...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, June 11th 2019

July Hogs Need to Take Out Last Week's Highs By Dennis Smith   Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle   Tuesday June 11, 2019   LEAN HOGS: Cash hog prices were not...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Global Mega Producers List 201, June 11th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Last week the 2019 Global Mega Producers List was announced during a virtual conference done by National Hog...

North Korea ignores calls for joint African swine efforts

Source: Associated Press South Korea said Wednesday North Korea has so far ignored its calls for joint efforts to stem the spread of highly contagious...

Biosecurity for Youth Exhibitors

Key African swine fever facts Pork is safe to eat. African swine fever is not in the United States. U.S. pigs are not affected...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Global Mega Producers, June 3rd 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Pork Commentary, June 3rd, 2019 Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Global Mega Producers   This Thursday the list of 2018’s Global Mega...

Wanda Schott Patsche Pork Producer Commentary, Do Farmers Want Another Round of Market Facilitation...

Is this what farmers want? Are farmers thrilled about it? How do they feel about President Trump? Can we get the U.S. and China...

Resolution of Canada-United States-Mexico Metal Tariff Issue Positive for Hog Markets

Farmscape for May 28, 2019 Feature Report 8:29 Listen The Director of Risk Management with HAMS Marketing Services says the removal of U.S. tariffs ...

‘No country is safe’: Thailand intensifies efforts to avert ‘pig ebola’ virus killing millions...

Source: The National Post China, the largest pork producer and consumer, has been trying to contain the outbreak since August. But with no vaccine, the...

Good gut health can help prevent disease in swine

Quick facts Gut microflora, diet and increases in pathogens interact in swine digestion. Formulating diets is a key tool for maintaining gut health and...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, May 24th 2019

Chinese Step Back Into the U.S. Pork Market By Dennis Smith Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle Thursday May 23, 2019 LEAN HOGS: There's no early read on the...

USMEF Statement on Removal of Retaliatory Duties on U.S. Red Meat

Today the Mexican government published the official notice removing Mexico’s retaliatory duties on U.S. pork, and Canada’s Department of Finance announced that Canada will...

Wanda Schott Patsche Pork Producer Commentary, Top 10 Takeaways from the Animal Ag Alliance...

The 2019 Animal Ag Alliance Stakeholders Summit was held May 8 and 9, 2019 in Kansas City. The theme this year was “A Seat...

Early Investment in Filtration Pays Dividends for Animal Health, Biosecurity

Source: Pipestone System Newsletter The investment in filtration equipment for sow farms that began as a “leap of faith” by Pipestone System over a decade...

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...