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Paisley Canning from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, Oral Fluids For Monitoring In Suckling...

The use of oral fluids as a diagnostic sample in  group-housed  nursery,  grow-finish,  and breeding  stock  has  been  quite  rapid.  Oral fluids  from  due-to-wean...

Genetics, Management, Environment Influence Disease Resilience

Farmscape for March 26, 2020 Full Interview 15:25 Listen A Professor with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine suggests genetics, management and the environment in...

Canadian Government Announces New Support Programs For Farmers, Ag Businesses

Canadian farmers and food businesses work hard so Canadians have quality food on their grocery store shelves and kitchen tables. In these times of...

Animal care champions recognized with AFAC Awards of Distinction

Awards presented at virtual Livestock Care Conference "LCC 2.0" Bright lights of progress in the midst of challenging times were highlighted as several champions of...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Let’s Deal with some Positives, March 23rd 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week U.S. 53-54% lean hogs increased from 58.47 to 61.78 - $6.00 plus a head. Last...

Amid COVID-19 Fueled Market Uncertainty Consider Forward Pricing

Farmscape for March 20, 2020 Full Interview 10:49 Listen The Director of Risk Management with HAMS Marketing Services says, amid the market uncertainty being created...

Focus on the Impactful, Not the Easy to Measure, By Todd Thurman, SwineTex Consulting...

Photo: @helloquence via unsplash.com Todd Thurman, Consultant SwineTex Consulting Services, LLC As a consultant, I’m often asked by clients to help them solve specific problems. New or...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Swine Industry Random Observations, March 16th 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics We have to scour for anything to write up about other than the Coronavirus.  Not much we know,...

Genesus Global Technical Report, Do we manage the Pigs or the Farm?

Simon Grey, General Manager Russia CIS and Europe, Geneus Inc simongrey@genesus.com This may seem a really stupid question. Of course in live pig production we are managing...

Phase Feeding Research Offers Food for Thought By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

If you think teenagers eat you out of house and home, try feeding a pen of hungry hogs. As feed costs eat up an...

Modern Genetic Technology Provides Tools to Help Control Disease

Farmscape for March 11, 2020 Full Interview 15:25 Listen A Professor with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine says new tools are helping control disease...

Heart Health’s Potential Link to Early-life Nutrition

While researchers are well versed in the cardiovascular risks associated with a bad diet, a lack of exercise, and smoking, they’re still learning about another possible risk factor...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Spain – Riding High, March 9th 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Spain last week reached a record high in hog prices at 1.54 euro a kilogram liveweight (79₵ U.S....

Clint Lichty from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, Are All Serotype 9 S. suis...

Recent research in North America indicated that there is a wide diversity of Streptococcus suis (S. suis) strains that can be identified as pathogenic,...

Connect OnFarm announces appointment of General Manager

Team officially appoints Craig Garand (photo below) as General Manager, working alongside President Cal Ginter to drive success for an expanding customer base across...