By Gerald Shurson, Zhengia Dou, David Gallagan, and Allison Thomson Originally printed in The LAND - as September 17/September 24, 2021 Swine & U column The food supply chain in the United States has been actively partnering with farmers and ranchers...
Source: Ag Week Minnesota Pork Producers Association CEO Dave Preisler was presented with the Distinguished Service Award at the Minnesota Ag & Food Summit. For nearly three decades Dave Preisler has helped steer the winding ship of Minnesota's pork industry. Preisler, CEO...
Farmscape for November 16, 2021 Full Interview 16:20 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center suggests the eradication of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea from the United States will present a greater challenge in some regions than others. As...
What               This summer, the Minnesota Pork Board attended community events throughout the Twin Cities, connecting consumers with Minnesota pig farmers as part of the Oink Outings program. Every question a consumer asked at...
In hotter climates and seasons, heat stress can have a large effect on pig performance, regardless of their stage of production. Dr. Jay Johnson has been a wonderful asset to the swine community with his work on the effect...
Dr. Chris Rademacher, Clinical Professor at ISU college of Vet Medicine & Associate Director, Iowa Pork Industry Center, and Dr. Steve Pollman of DSP Consulting join the PigX podcast for a two part conversation! In part one, we introduce...
Danish Crown is putting on hold use of the phrase “climate controlled” to describe how its farmers raise animals for slaughter after allegations of misleading consumers prompted grocery stores to reject the food labeling. The farmer-owned cooperative continued to defend...
The National Pork Producers Council today applauds the political appointment of Rod Snyder as senior adviser for agriculture to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan. Snyder, a long-time friend of agriculture and the pork industry, has worked...
In today’s agricultural landscape, it’s no longer a secret that automation continues to be a key factor to achieving greater yields and increased productivity; be that in the transportation, manufacturing, or resource planning segments of the feed supply chain....
A gap is a hole in prices which occurs when the current day’s high is below the previous day’s low or when the current days low is above the previous day’s high. Gaps indicate a sudden change of direction...
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