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Modernized Canadian Feed Manufacturing Regulations Expected this Winter

Farmscape for October 16, 2019 Full Interview 12:30 Listen The Animal Nutrition Association of Canada expects the first draft of planned modernized regulations governing the...

Move Over Multi-Vitamins and Supplements: Here Comes Carnosine By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation...

Did your mother ever tell you to eat all your carnosine before you left the table? Unless she was a scientist ahead of her...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, USA-China have Agreed to a “Phase One” Trade Agreement, October...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we wrote about Hope being a pre-requisite to being a swine producer.  Hope got a boost...

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in northwest province

China reported another outbreak of the African swine fever on Sunday in its northwestern province of Gansu, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs...

Research Needed into Role of Wild Pigs in Disease Transmission

Farmscape for October 10, 2019 Full Interview 18:33 Listen A scientist with the University of Saskatchewan says more research and a greater ability to track...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Hope – A Pre-requisite to be a Hog Producer! October...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The U.S. hog market has shown some life in the last week with lean hogs gaining about 5₵...

Brent Jones from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, Dietary Potato Starch: Does It Affect Intestinal...

There is a growing body of evidence that is  linking  the  interactions  between  diet, intestinal  microbiota,  and  the  pig’s immune  system.  These  interactions  have...

Immediate Aggressive National Effort Needed to Control Spread of Wild Pigs in Canada

Farmscape for October 4, 2019 Full Interview 18:33 Listen A scientist with the University of Saskatchewan says controlling wild pigs in Canada will require nationally...

October/November edition of Prairie Hog Country

I am excited to share the news that the October/November edition of Prairie Hog Country will be released this Friday, the online version is...

October is Agriculture Month in Saskatchewan

Farmscape for October 1, 2019 Full Interview 6:47 Listen Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan will officially launch its Agriculture Month observance this coming Friday. October is...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, September 1st U.S.D.A Hogs and Pigs Report More Pigs Than...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics   September 1st U.S.D.A Hogs and Pigs Report More Pigs Than Ever September 1st (x 1,000 head) The U.S.D.A. inventory of market hogs...

George Charbonneau from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services, ASF Surveillance Focuses On High Risk...

The Czech Republic has actually been able to  eliminate  African  Swine  Fever  (ASF). This  is an accomplishment that has eluded other    European,    African    and   ...

Seneca Valley Virus Identified as Infection to Be Aware Of

Farmscape for September 30, 2019 Full Interview 16:24 Listen The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network is advising swine producers to be aware of Seneca...

Science Helps Hogs to the Finish(ing) Line By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

As important as nutrition may be for sows and piglets, if you don’t get your hog to market and sell it for the maximum...

Novel Vaccination Approach Enhances Worker Safety

Farmscape for September 27, 2019 Full Interview 10:41 Listen A novel approach to vaccinating sows, gilts and their piglets offers a new method of preventing...