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China’s soymeal futures plunge on pig disease concerns

China’s soymeal futures slid nearly 5% in their sharpest decline in eight years on Friday, as investors took profit and new African swine fever...

Canada U.S. Relations Returning to Normal Under Biden Administration

Farmscape for February 24, 2021 Full Interview 8:26 Listen The Vice President of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute says, after one month in office, Canada-U.S....

Canada’s Olymel ships pigs to U.S. after coronavirus outbreak closes plant

Canada’s Olymel LP said on Friday it was shipping pigs to the United States to help clear a backlog of hogs after it had...

Swine Health Information Center 2021 Plan of Work Focuses on Emerging Disease

Farmscape for February 18, 2021 Full Interview 8:44 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says the agency’s 2021 plan of work...

Podcast: Maintaining a Sow’s Condition During Lactation | Todd Heisterkamp

Todd Heisterkamp was raised in a multi-generational farm family in western Iowa. Being a young man witnessing the struggles of his family during the...

SHIC Advises of Particularly Nasty Strain of PRRS

Farmscape for February 8, 2021 Full Interview 9:49 Listen The Swine Health Information Center is drawing the attention of pork producers to an increase in...

Farrowing Room Sanitation

Any discussion on farrowing room management begins with sanitation. The challenges to achieving some level of sanitation in an enclosed space that is usually...

Swine Innovation Porc Science Advisory Board Identifies ASF Research Priorities

Farmscape for February 1, 2021 SIP African Swine Fever Seminar 1:33:17 (ZOOM) Listen Dr. Andrew Van Kessel Presentation 11:04 Listen Swine Innovation Porc's Science...

ASF Continues Slow Movement Through Eastern Europe

Farmscape for January 29, 2021 Full Interview 15:30 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says the progression of African Swine Fever...

AGC Winter Outlook- 2021

We’ve all read the stories, heard the talk, and seen the memes about how horrible 2020 was. For those of us in agriculture and...
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