Raising pigs without antibiotics offers niche market but with limitations

Markets for pork produced without antibiotics continue to grow. But this method of production is not for every farm, cautions Michael Pierdon, VMD, veterinarian...

ASF Research Moves Forward in Vietnam in Spite of COVID-19

Farmscape for December 14, 2020 Full Interview 8:32 Listen The Swine Health Information Center reports, in spite of disruptions caused by COVID-19, African Swine Fever...

New PDS Diagnostic Extension Service Assists in Interpreting Diagnostic Results

Farmscape for August 3, 2021 Full Interview 8:34 Listen A new swine diagnostic extension service now being offered by Prairie Diagnostic Services in partnership with...

Canadian Pork Council Outlines ASF Action Plan

Farmscape for January 11, 2021 SIP African Swine Fever Seminar 1:33:17 Listen The Executive Director of the Canadian Pork Council says the focus of Canada's...

Zoetis Joins The Sustainability Consortium to Lead Efforts in Sustainable Pork Together with...

Zoetis Joins The Sustainability Consortium to Lead Efforts in Sustainable Pork Together with U.S. Pork Producers and Supply Chain Leaders The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) announced today...

Why repeatability and strain matters

By: Chr. Hansen Swine Technical Service Team Download the complete article When conditions in the market demand action, for example, with high commodity prices, high value...

K-State Researcher Works With South Korean Company On African Swine Fever Virus Vaccine Development

New vaccine development work at Kansas State University may soon help confront African swine fever, a disease that is endemic in sub-Saharan Africa. It...

Out-of-state disease confirmed in illegally imported pig

Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) was diagnosed for the first time in pigs illegally imported into Washington State. The disease had not previously...

Enrolling Breeding Farms for PRRSV Monitoring Studies

Did you have PRRSV outbreaks in breeding herds this year? Consider enrolling in our PRRSV monitoring studies to investigate factors associated with time-to-stability and...

Client stress key factor in swine health programs

While their schooling focused on pigs, veterinarians on the job spend a lot of time working with clients and members of their staff. After...
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