Early Detection Key to Containing ASF Spread

Farmscape for June 17, 2020 Full Interview 10:24 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says, if African Swine Fever is detected...

Biosecurity Boosts the Bottom Line

If you don’t think strong biosecurity is essential to your business, try surviving without it. In this age of growing disease threats from PRRS...

Saskatchewan Producers Supportive of Proposed Cull Sow Slaughtering Facility

Farmscape for June 5, 2020 Full Interview 5:40 Listen The Saskatchewan Pork Development Board says news that Donald's Fine Foods is looking into the prospects...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Sow Slaughter Continues to Accelerate, July 27th 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics June U.S. Sow Slaughter was 294,500, up from last year's 241,900 - that’s 52,000 more sows gone to...

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....

Ontario continues fight against invasive wild pigs

The push continues to prevent the establishment of one of the most serious threats that Ontario's natural environment could face — wild pigs. Destructive, clever,...

A new swine flu virus with pandemic potential has emerged in China—Should the swine...

Over the last few days there have been a number of reports in the mainstream media about a new strain of the swine flu...

Greg Wideman from South West Ontario Veterinary Services,Feeding High Zinc: Does It Really Increase...

As we move away from the preventive use of antimicrobials for enteric disease in post-wean pigs there has been more dependence on the inclusion...

Genesus Global Technical Report, The Path to Genetically Healthier Pigs

  by: Chad Bierman, Ph.D., Geneticist, Genesus Inc   Pathogens are a global threat to the swine industry. They arise from bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic sources....

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...
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