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Wanda Schott Patsche Pork Producer Commentary,10 Really Fun Reasons Why Every School Needs Ag...

1. Helps so you don’t look dumb There can’t be anything more embarrassing than not knowing simple facts like where your milk comes from, that...

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)....

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, February 18th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: • This week in the markets – Cash fed cattle ended the week higher; cash...

Schmidt Family Establishes Debt-Relief Scholarship

The AASV Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship to help relieve the student debt of recent veterinary graduates engaged...

Special report: FAD outbreak could cost US agriculture $200 billion over 10 years

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ First in a series* Within days after the outbreak of a foreign animal disease (FAD) is confirmed in the...

Veterinarian sees changes to three high-risk swine viruses

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Three diseases affecting finishing hogs — Senecavirus A (SVA), porcine sapelovirus and erysipelas — have undergone changes over...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, No Joy In Mudville! February 4th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics As we wrote last week Farrow to Finish Pig Producers are not having much joy! Average losses are in...

Former Hormel CEO Richard Knowlton Dies

Source: KMT News The former top man at Hormel Foods had died. The death of Richard L. Knowlton was announced Friday by current Hormel President Him...

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...

Researchers create algorithm to predict PEDV outbreaks

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed an algorithm that could give pig farms advance notice of...

Survival of swine coronaviruses in feed

Quick facts There are three known coronaviruses that have devastating impacts on the swine industry. The viruses can be spread through equipment, people, other...

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...

Measure. Monitor. Move: Three Simple Steps to Pork Production Records By Angie Homann, Director...

MEASURE. MONITOR. MOVE.  Three simple steps to pork production records.  Well, maybe not always simple, but certainly valuable.  The 2018 USDA census puts the...

Feb hogs trend is sideways to lower

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