1 Million Pounds Of Smuggled Chinese Pork Seized, May Have AFS

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has intercepted a massive amount of Chinese pork that smugglers were attempting to sneak into the U.S. through...

Sick of Disease? Genetics Can Help

f you think a sick child is a handful, how about a 300 kg sow with a fever? From lost production to treatment expenses,...

Hogs are headed south, sell rallies

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

China’s pork shortage could give US farmers a chance to cash in

African swine fever hit Chinese pig farms last year, causing a severe shortage in the meat staple and doubling pork prices. The phased...

USMEF Economist Stresses Importance of Trade with Japan at USDA Outlook Forum

The importance of Japan as a trading partner for U.S. agriculture was the focus of a Feb. 22 panel discussion at the USDA Agricultural...

FDA Approves Elanco’s Experior Feed Additive, Reduces Ammonia Released By Livestock

Today, Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) announced that a first-of-its-kind, medicated feed article, Experior (Lubabegron), was granted approval by the U.S. Food and...

Global Animal Protein Outlook 2019 – Growth Slows Down… as Doubts Gear Up

    Growth in global animal protein continues, but it is slowing. Uncertainty is a key theme for 2019. Uncertainty created by African swine fever, in...

Truck crash sets 3,000 piglets loose on Illinois highway, killing about 100 of them

A livestock hauler overturned in eastern Illinois on Friday dumping nearly 3,000 pigs on the highway and killing about 100 of them, according to...

Digestibility of grain milling and oilseed co-products determined in young pigs

Co-products from the grain milling and oilseed industries are sometimes included in diets for pigs, but limited data exist on the digestibility of protein...

Pork Checkoff Names 2019-2020 Officers

David Newman of Arkansas named Board president David Newman, a pork producer from Arkansas, was elected president of the National Pork Board at the organization’s...
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