FarmHouse and Groupe Cérès join forces on animal nutrition

Combined offering designed to boost producer profits across Canada and into U.S.. Swine-focused partnership mirrors additional FarmHouse relationship building on poultry side.  As new science-powered...

Research Targets Sow Mortality By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc

There are many conditions from which sows can recover, but death isn't one of them. Apart from the psychological toll that sow losses place...

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...

New manual for B.C.: Small Lot Pork Producer Management & Production

Program development led by Prairie Swine Health Services A new Small Lot Pig Producer Program has been unveiled to provide valuable guidance for small lot...

George Charbonneau from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, Looking Upstream For Salmonella Infection

Human Salmonellosis caused by Salmonella typhimurium and monophasic Salmonella continue to be a food safety concern on a world wide basis. There is a...

Aug hogs should rally to gap, test resistance

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market...

FarmHouse focused model powers new landscape of livestock production

Bringing innovative knowledge, technologies, resources and collaboration to farmers’ kitchen table Imagine a world where livestock producers have all the expertise and resources they...

Swine Supplies Checklist

Tools Drugs Slap shot Epiclor-on hand anytime you administer drugs, vaccines, etc Repeater syringe Metacam Repeater syringe that holds bottles (iron) 1ml Biomycin 200 Repeater syringe 0.1, 0.2 etc adjustable (deworm piglets) Exceed...

Trace Minerals Can Counter Reproductive Problems in Swine

Lameness has been linked to a significant decrease in sow productivity and is known to increase the odds of early removal from the herd....
Translate Web in Your Language »