Why group housing makes sense for our pigs and our people. By Jonathan Sawatzky, Vice President, Maple Leaf Agri-Farms Profound changes sometimes start with an idea that at first seems impossible. I’m certain that when we announced our intent to convert...
Ghislain Gervais, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Olymel, is proud to announce the appointment of Yanick Gervais as President and CEO of Olymel L.P. Yanick Gervais was chosen to succeed to Réjean Nadeau, who passed away from...
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is taking steps to ensure Canadians never run out of microwavable bacon. The Mississauga, Ont.-based food giant said Tuesday it has completed construction on a $182-million expansion to its prepared meats plant in Winnipeg, which the...
Egan Brockhoff, DVM, president and managing partner of Prairie Swine Health Services in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada will receive the 2021 Allen D. Leman Science in Practice Award in September. He joins a growing and illustrious list of veterinarians...
Tackling tough challenges and unlocking higher profits Livestock operations have a new high-powered weapon in the battle against today’s toughest production challenges. New “Bio-Catalyst technology” introduced by CBS Bio Platforms is available for swine, poultry, aquaculture and ruminant applications, based on the latest...
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 research continues to move forward in Vietnam. To gain a better understanding of African Swine Fever...
Exploring new opportunities for innovation with emphasis on feed technology New insights to drive innovation for the next generation of pig farming  are the focus of a new research collaboration announced by CBS America and South Dakota State University (SDSU). The...
Central exhaust systems are a commonly used ventilation method in pig barns. But how do they work and what are the advantages and disadvantages of these systems? We will elaborate on this in this article. What is a central exhaust...
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