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Forecasting swine disease outbreaks

Researchers want to move from monitoring disease in the US pig population to actually forecasting if and when a potential disease will occur, said...

Efficiencies abound with automated sorting scale technology

Increased productivity helps lower labor cost and improve pig performance. By Duane Kleve, general manager, Nedap Livestock Management Operating a finishing facility today with real-time information...

Register for the Elite Swine Nutritionist Program

Register Here Imagine if with a few key concepts you could have the potential to create a massive positive impact for swine producers? Join this...

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...

Anderson, Drager, Marotz, and Mouw Elected to MPPA Board

John Anderson, Belgrade; Bill Drager, Mapleton; Todd Marotz, Sleepy Eye; and Mike Mouw, Leota were elected to the Minnesota Pork Producers Association (MPPA) during...

Swineweb.com Launches a Daily Newsletter – Swineweb Daily

Already a daily leader in online news for the pork industry, SwineWeb.com will increase the frequency of its extremely popular monthly newsletter to now...

Understanding sow mortality: Part 1 & 2

Reprinted as posted on Swine in Minnesota blog. Adopted from February 5 & 12, 2021 Bob Morrison’s Swine Health Monitoring Project Friday rubric. Sow mortality...

Cold Storage Pork Levels Drive Tighter Meat and Poultry Stocks

Source: Fb.org hroughout much of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has upended many aspects of the food supply chain, from retail disruptions as consumers emptied out...

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures rally on technical buying

U.S. lean hog futures rose 3.8% on Monday, notching their biggest daily gain since September, in a technical bounce from the three-week low they...

The 3 keys to delivering water-soluble medication effectively

When treating pigs, focus on water quality, mixing protocols and water system cleanliness. Water-soluble medications are a fast, flexible option for treating pigs. They can...
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