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Researcher Seek Options to Reduce Resource Use in Producing Pork

Farmscape for February 22, 2019 Full Interview 15:18 Listen Research being conducted on behalf of Swine Innovation Porc will provide an indication of how...

Pork Market Report February 21, 2019

View this week's pork market report as a PDF View last week's hog supply report as a PDF Provincial election 2019: boundary changes One in five...

SEROLOGICAL SURVEY OF PORCINE PARVOVIRUS AND SWINE ERYSIPELAS ON VACCINATED SOW FARMS. IDENTIFYING VACCINATION...

DeGroot*, M.; Baratelli, M.; Jordà, R.; Rodríguez-Ballarà, I. *Corresponding author (mike.degroot@hipra.com) HIPRA, Amer (Girona), Spain     Introduction The protective role of specific antibodies against Swine Erysipelas (SE) and Porcine...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean Hog Futures show Positive up Movement, February 19th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Lean Hog Futures show Positive up Movement   Last week the U.S. lean hog futures saw some positive up movement....

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...

African Swine Fever a Hot Topic in Banff By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation...

Banff in January may give you the chills, but things were heating up at the 2019 Banff Pork Seminar with talk of the growing...

Alberta Pork Market Report, February 14th 2019

Do not feed food scraps to pigs Pigs can eat many things, but that does not mean they should. Alberta Pork strongly disapproves the use...

Pork Producers Encouraged to Monitor Condemnation Rates

Farmscape for February 14, 2019 Full Interview 18:06 Listen Western Canadian pork producers are being advised to pay close attention to condemnation rates. Following...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Per Capita Pork Disappearance, Increases, February 11th 2019

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. Per Capita Pork Disappearance, Increases   Last week the USDA released the February U.S. Meats Supply and Use   Pork (Million...

Weaning Piglets without Antibiotics

Download the complete Article 60% to 80% of antibiotics are used for digestive problems.  The period after weaning is known for its regular antibiotic application...

Weekly Livestock Update with Scott Brown, February 11th 2019

Some highlights from this week's Weekly Livestock Market Update: •This week in the markets – Fed cattle are up $1 on the week. Feeder...

U.S. Encouraged to Join CPTPP

Farmscape for February 8, 2019 Full Interview Listen Pork producers on both sides of the Canada-U.S. border are encouraging the United States to join...

Sustainable Protein Strategy Development Grabs Public’s Interest

Farmscape for February 8, 2019 Full Interview Listen Manitoba's Agriculture Minister says Manitoba is well positioned to become North America's protein supplier of choice....

Federal Government Applauded for ASF Response

Farmscape for February 7, 2019 Full Interview 7:01 Listen A swine veterinarian with Prairie Swine Health Services says the federal government is responding to...

Changes to Data Analysis Improves Swine Health Monitoring

Farmscape for February 6, 2019 Full Interview 18:06 Listen The Manager of the Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network says changes in the way...