Swineweb.com is excited to announce the launch of a new Biosecurity focused page. One of the best ways to keep animals healthy and protect pig farms across the country is to practice good biosecurity. Biosecurity on swine farms is...
NPB hosted a webinar following the report release to help pork producers understand the publicly available information. USDA released a Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report on Dec. 23. This report shows U.S. inventory of all hogs and pigs as of Dec....
Innovative group sow housing without electronics. Today ag news is full of information about the latest digital equipment promising to revolutionize farming.  Nowhere is this attitude more prevalent than the topic of group sow housing.  But technology and innovation doesn’t...
Reuters writer Tom Polansek reported last week that, “Seaboard Foods, the nation’s second-biggest pig producer, said on Friday it will limit sales of certain pork products in California due to a measure requiring farmers to provide more space for...
PigEasy and SwineTex Consulting Services are pleased to announce an upcoming collaborative project. PigEasy will be sponsoring a series of training videos developed by SwineTex Consulting Services on important topics for pork producers. The first video in the series,...
hristensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc. (CF) was proud to celebrate the completion of their brand new, state-of-the art, research facility located near St. James, Minn. The organization invited their employees, contract farmer partners, project partners, equipment suppliers and local...
In this episode of SwineTime Podcast, host, Dr. Spencer Wayne, visits with Wholestone Farms CEO, Scott Webb. Scott’s background in agriculture has given him experience working with both crop and livestock farmers; a feat which has proven its significance...
Pig farmers have always been committed to safeguarding and nurturing natural resources now and for future generations. One of the many ways pig farmers manage natural resources on the farm is through nutrient application plans. This includes deciding whether...
Why group housing makes sense for our pigs and our people. By Jonathan Sawatzky, Vice President, Maple Leaf Agri-Farms Profound changes sometimes start with an idea that at first seems impossible. I’m certain that when we announced our intent to convert...
Source: Iowa Select Farms To kick off our series of awesome and uplifting stories on our employees, it only seemed right to start with the most uplifting theme of all — positivity. From the outside looking in, farming can appear...
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