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Good things Come in 3-D for Pork Researchers By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation...

With apologies to twins and the 4-person bobsled, the best things come in threes. That’s especially true of 3-D technology, which offers some intriguing...

APAS Looks Forward to Speedy Ratification of CPTPP

Farmscape for August 16, 2018 Full Interview 6:48 Listen The President of the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan says, amid uncertainty on the international...

Genesus Global Market Report-Canada – Party’s over, now what?

  Canada – Party’s over, now what? Bob Fraser, Sales & Service, Genesus Inc. bfraser@genesus.com Two months ago Bob Hunsberger, Wallenstein Farm Supply, projected profits for the next...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, USDA Projects Record Corn Yield, August 13th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last Friday the USDA came out with a yield prediction of 178.4 bushels per acre. If this is...

Enhanced DDGS Aims to Perk Up the Pigs By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation...

If you think your spouse is grouchy before their morning coffee, try dealing with thousands of low-energy pigs. Neither one is a pretty picture,...

Christine Pelland from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Tail Docking Length: Are “Half Measures” Effective?...

The  FareWellDock  initiative  in  the European Union is aimed at reducing the number  of  farms  where  tail  docking  is still  being  used.  Preventive  tail  docking under...

Hogs have broken over down channel, buy breaks

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...

Canadian Farmers Advised to Watch Interest Rates and Value of Canada’s Dollar

Farmscape for August 10, 2018 Full Interview 10:25 Listen Farm Credit Canada is advising Canadian farmers to be aware of the value of the Canadian...

Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan Food Influencer Tour Builds Public Trust

Farmscape for August 8, 2018 Full Interview 11:16 Listen The Executive Director of Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan says its annual Food Influencer Tour...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Market not looking very Shiny? August 7th 2018

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   Market not looking very Shiny? A year ago, U.S. 53-54% lean hogs were 86¢ lb. last week they were...

2017 Manitoba PED Outbreak, Lessons Learned Report Released

Farmscape for August 7, 2018 Full Interview 14:17 Listen The Manager of Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork says among the key lesson learned...

First ASF case reaches China

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ China has encountered its first case of African Swine Fever (ASF), according to reports from animal health officials...

Ventilation System Requirements for Conversion to Group Sow Housing

When converting to group housing for sows if remodeling of the previous ventilation systems does not occur, it is estimated that over-ventilating will occur...

Marty Misener from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services: Does Prefarrow Autogenous Greasy Pig Vaccine Help?

Exudative Epidermitis (EE) or Greasy Pig can  be  extremely  difficult  to  control  in some  herds.  There  are  no  commercial vaccines that are available for...

New antimicrobial regulations present an opportunity for Canadian hog producers

As of December 1, 2018, all medically important antimicrobials for veterinary use will be sold by prescription only in Canada.  While specifically implemented with...