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Understanding the Interaction between Nutrition and Pig Health

With new legislation eliminating the use of in-feed antibiotics for growth promotion in Canada and increasing consumer pressure to reduce antibiotic use in animal...

African Swine Fever Affects China’s Pork Consumption

China’s pork consumption has dropped by 10% to 15%, year-to-date, by our estimates, driven by food safety concerns. The level of consumption change varies...

USMEF Statement on Senate Approval of USMCA

U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) President and CEO Dan Halstrom issued this statement: The U.S. Senate moving quickly to approve USMCA reaffirms the United States’...

Residents Try to Block New Hog Facility Near Buffalo N.D.

  Residents of Buffalo, North Dakota are asking a judge to rescind a permit for a new $15,000 hog facility that will hold more than...

Crews called to fire at Christensen Farms hog farm in Ilinois

A hog farm building was destroyed after a fire Tuesday night. Crews were called out to Christensen Farms just outside of Newman around 4 p.m. Newman...

Brakke Consulting To Release Veterinary Practice Home Delivery Report

Source: Brakke Consulting Pharmacy sales represent an important component of a veterinary clinic's revenues. In today's competitive environment, veterinarians increasingly need to offer innovative, convenient...

Effective Execution Drives Feed Efficiency

There are three drivers influencing cost of production today; facilities, weaned pigs and feed, with feed cost accounting for over 50% of the total...

Scientists Claim They Found a Treatment for the Virus Decimating the World’s Pork Supply

Source: One Zero A new study suggests a 100% immunization rate Last month, a river in South Korea turned red with the blood of 47,000 pigs....

Full Year: Cargill’s Revenues Up 5%, Net Earnings Up 9%

Source: Cargill news release To view the complete report, click here. Cargill today reported $3.2 billion in adjusted operating earnings for the 2018 fiscal year, one...

Hog Farmers Urgently Need Congressional Action to Weather Crisis

Estimated Two Million Hogs Remain Backed-Up on Farms as Producers Face $5 Billion in Losses U.S. hog farmers continue to face an unprecedented emergency as...
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