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The Canadian Pork Council (CPC) is encouraged by the Government of Canada’s fall economic statement for 2024. “The government’s engagement to reduce the risk of African Swine Fever (ASF) entering the country has always been strong, and we appreciate the...
Farmscape for July 20, 2023 Full Interview 9:06 Listen The General Manager of Manitoba Pork says passage of Bill C-234 will help restore the ability of Canada's pork producers to compete on the international market. Bill C-234, a private...
A new collaboration between the Manitoba Invasive Swine Eradication Project, Manitoba Pork, and Farm Health Guardian provides another easy way to report wild pig sightings. Wild pig sightings can now be easily collected and automatically reported to Squeal on...
Image 1. Estimated Alberta Price and Total Cost per Hog Source: Western Hog Exchange – Weekly Regional Hog Price Report (using Alberta Olymel West 20) Declining consumer purchase power is putting pressure on demand. “The pork sector is experiencing a fluctuation...
Farmscape for October 4, 2021 Full Interview 9:45 Listen Research conducted by the Western College of Veterinary Medicine has shed new light on the clinical progression of Streptococcus zooepidemicus. Researchers with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine and the University...
Farmscape for March 28, 2022 Full Interview 10:08 Listen A summer experience program offered by the Western College of veterinary Medicine is helping expose veterinary students to working with swine. The Pharmhouse Summer Student Swine Experience Program, a 12-week...
A tax audit may be even less welcome than PEDv, but some audits are better than others. For pork producers, the good kind is an audit of on-farm best management practices conducted in 2017 at 24 farms across Canada....
Farmscape for August 11, 2021 Full Interview 4:51 Listen The General Manager of the Saskatchewan Pork Development Board expects Saskatchewan to go from the lowest cost region to feed pigs to the highest, as pork producers rely more heavily on...
Farmscape for November 17, 2022 Full Interview 4:43 Listen A veterinarian with South West Vets says there is an opportunity for pork producers to take advantage of the value that antibiotic-free production can add to their pigs. "Antibiotic-Free or...
Born and raised in China, Dr. Li (Laura) Liu obtained her PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Interestingly, though her career has largely been spent researching food science with McGill’s Dr. Michael Ngadi, her...
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