Ohio State Economist Compares Livestock Productivity Gains Since 1993, Hogs Lead

Source: Univ of Illinois news release While not the most encompassing measure of crop productivity, yield, or production divided by land, is easy to compute....

Smithfield Foods Showcases Continued Leadership and Transparency in New Sustainability Report, Launches Unique Tool...

Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its 2018 Sustainability Report, highlighting key milestones and ongoing efforts to feed the world’s...

Biosecurity Resources for Pork Producers

Implementing enhanced biosecurity plans will help prevent exposing animals to foot and mouth disease (FMD), classical swine fever (CSF), and African swine fever (ASF)....

White Dog Labs announces growth benefits for weaning pigs

Preliminary studies at University of Nebraska - Lincoln demonstrate that MiruTyton™, WDL’s naturally produced butyrate, increases weight gain and improves feed efficiency of weaning...

Boehringer Ingelheim acquires stake in SoundTalks NV, begins pilot program

Boehringer Ingelheim has acquired a minority stake in SoundTalks NV, a Belgian company. SoundTalks NV has developed a digital monitoring tool that seeks to...

Low sow mortality: What’s the secret?

Training People Saves Lives This past March at AASV, Ron Ketchem from Swine Management Services (SMS) took his audience into a deep dive of his farm benchmarking database (900...

Understanding feed flow, biosecurity critical in ASF battle

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/   The US pork industry is nervous about African swine fever (ASF) and other foreign animal diseases entering the...

NPPC calls for swift US/Japan Trade Negotiation

The National Pork Producers Council welcomed reports that the United States and Japan will commence trade negotiations on April 15, 2019 and urged the...

Inflammation, stress put pressure on sow longevity

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Sow longevity is no longer a given in US swine herds. In recent years, producers have focused on...

USDA Strengthens Partnerships and Protections to Keep African Swine Fever Out of the Country

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced additional steps to keep African swine fever (ASF) from entering the United States, even as...
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