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4 reasons to take control of sow feed intake

Automated feeding improves sow health and weaning pig performance. Each day, you navigate the challenges of pig farming – doing more work with seemingly less...

Ontario Pork Producer expansion set for a Father and Son Tag Team

Father and son ramping up for Eastern Ontario Hog Farm Expansion Tweed, Ontario, is known more for Elvis sightings than Pig Production.  Slack Family...

Elanco Receives Key Approval in Bayer Acquisition

Greenfield-based Elanco Animal Health Inc. (NYSE: ELAN) has received approval from the European Commission for its pending acquisition of Germany-based Bayer AG's animal health...

Ontario to provide $10-million to beef and hog sectors

The Ontario government is providing beef and hog farmers with $10-million in order to offset the costs of keeping animals ready for the market. The...

Seven tips for fine tuning sow feed efficiency

Source: PigHealthToday.com Want to know what’s really impacting your bottom line? Get down to slat level, says a sow-management specialist. That’s where the less obvious...

Initial Reaction to Proposed Moose Jaw Cull Sow Slaughtering Plant Positive

Farmscape for June 8, 2020 Full Interview 9:16 Listen The Industry Relations Manager with Donald's Fine Foods says the initial response to the proposed development...

Canadian Pig Production Practices Survey Set for Launch

Farmscape for May 28, 2020 Full Interview 21:21 Listen The "Canadian Pig Production Practices Survey for Improved Economic and Environmental Viability" is set to be...

Feed Sourced from FMD Free Regions Poses Minimal Risk to North American Livestock

Farmscape for May 22, 2020 Full Interview 11:41 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says, by sourcing feed ingredients from foreign...

Automatic foggers fall short in disinfecting hog-farm supplies

Source: PigHealthToday.com Preventing fomites from carrying pathogens into hog farms is a daily biosecurity priority. Decontamination rooms where aerosolized disinfectants are applied to incoming supplies...

Strep Suis Vaccine Research Applicable to Other Bacterial Infections

Farmscape for May 8, 2020 Full Interview 15:25 Listen Research aimed at creating an effective vaccine to prevent Strep suis is expected to be applicable...
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