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Ileal digestibility of amino acids in a new source of distillers dried grains with...

Jessica Acosta, a visiting scholar in the Stein lab, discusses ProCap DDGS, a high-protein co-product of the dry-grind ethanol industry. She reports the results...

Pork Essentially Free of Veterinary Drug Residues

In a basic survey of more than a thousand pork kidney samples, almost no veterinary drug residues were found and none at levels that...

Don’t Ignore Ileitis Control

Pig farmers agree: Losing a market hog hurts. There are not many topics over which all pig farmers in the U.S. would agree, but two...

Extreme cold forces shutdowns at U.S. pork plants, grain elevators

Hog slaughterhouses and grain elevators were shut down in the U.S. Midwest on Wednesday as the coldest temperatures in years gripped the region. Temperatures in...

Register for the 2020 World Pork Expo

Join more than 20,000 industry professionals and supporters at a pork-focused trade show hosted June 3-5 in Des Moines. Registration is now open for the...

Study Finds Emissions From Hog Facilities Have Dropped 18% Since 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency uses air emission data from the National Air Emissions Monitoring Study (NAEMS) to determine regulatory needs, but with data collected...

IL Livestock Leadership Institute Cultivates Youth in Agriculture

Together, the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) and Illinois Beef Association (IBA), hosted the inaugural Illinois Livestock Leadership Institute (ILLI) this June to cultivate...

Podcast: Effects of copper hydroxychloride & DDGS on nutrient digestibility, intestinal microbial protein in...

Dr. Charmaine Espinosa, a post-doctoral research fellow in the Stein Monogastric Nutrition Lab, discusses her research into the interactive effects of dietary copper and...

June hogs exploding but looking toppy, longs be cautious

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market...

Effective Execution Drives Feed Efficiency

Source: Pipestone System Newsletter There are three drivers influencing cost of production today; facilities, weaned pigs and feed, with feed cost accounting for over 50%...
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