Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Pork in Cold Storage Huge Decline, November 30th 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week the USDA released the inventory of Pork in Cold Storage at the end of October. A...

Reducing Post-Weaning Diarrhea: Digesting the Results

Previously, low levels of antibiotics were supplied in feed so that post-weaning diarrhea was reduced. Feed additives may be able to help replace antibiotics...

Expanding Number of Diseases Elevates Importance of Laboratory Testing

Farmscape for September 21, 2020 Full Interview 20:16 Listen The CEO of Prairie Diagnostic Services says the expanding number of infectious diseases is elevating the...

Research Gives New Insight into Stress During Transport

Farmscape for September 2, 2020 Full Interview 18:47 Listen Research being conducted by the Prairie Swine Center and the Universities of Saskatchewan and Guelph are...

Pigs and COVID-19: What you need to know

Information from the team at the Prairie Swine Health Services. What species are linked to COVID-19? The exact source of COVID-19 has not been...

Brent Jones from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, Moving Non-ambulatory Pigs: Finding The Better...

In the USA, humane swine handling is directed through the Pork Quality Assurance Plus and Transport Quality Assurance programs. These standards require that sick or...

Hog industry and slurry. Challenge and opportunity

Hog industry, impressive figures In January 2020 there were about 677.6 million pigs in the world.  China leads the way with 310.4 million animals, the...

Three features of productive electronic sow feeding systems

Pen and feeder design go hand-in-hand to create optimal group housing system If your sows could choose a style of group housing, they would pick...

African Swine Fever, Classical Swine Fever, Pseudorabies Remain Top International Concern

Farmscape for September 14, 2020 Full Interview 8:08 Listen The Swine Health Information Center reports the circulation of African Swine Fever, Classical Swine Fever and...

Amino Acids can Enhance Pig Robustness

Highlights • Average daily gain and feed efficiency in diseased pigs may be improved by a combination of functional amino acids supplemented above requirements for...
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