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Proper ventilation is key to maintaining animal health

Have you ever stepped into your hog building and thought it felt like a balmy beach day on vacation, only to realize that the...

Minnesota Pork Producers Identifies C02 and Composting for Mass Depopulation of Hogs

Farmscape for April 26, 2021 Dave Preisler 5:35 Listen The CEO of Minnesota Pork Producers is advising hog operations to be prepared to consider all...

Buhl’s Ridgeview Farm | A Leader in Sustainability

“Utilizing the corn they grow in their on-farm feed mill, monitoring and reducing antibiotic usage and educating their communities on swine production practices, Buhl’s...

CIH Hog Margin Watch: April 2021

Margins weakened over the first half of April as a selloff in hogs combined with a resumption of higher trade in feed markets to...

U.S. live cattle futures extend slide; lean hogs rebound

ME Group live cattle futures fell on Monday, extending their slide to eight straight sessions on long liquidation and signs that surging wholesale beef...

The Hypor Libra: Sustainable and strong

The transition from balanced to sustainable breeding has already begun. This is an overarching focus in our pig breeding program, but the benefits can...

Podcast: Selecting and Preparing Gilts for Success | Ron Ketchem

About the Guest Ron Ketchem graduated from the University of Missouri in 1973 with a BS in Animal Science and master studies in Reproductive Physiology...

Spatially Balanced Sampling Offers Reliable Disease Surveillance at Lower Cost

Farmscape for March 23, 2021 Full Interview 6:53 Listen A Swine Health Information Center funded study has found swine disease surveillance based on spatially balanced...

A new look at tunnel ventilation

Large direct drive fans offer energy savings and reduced maintenance. A recent development designed to improve tunnel ventilation involves substituting variable speed fans for single-speed...

UMN Swine Influenza Research Continues

Winter has arrived and we have seasonal disease concerns, both in the pig barn and with the caretakers. For the past year we have...
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