Fire Does Major Damage to Hog Raising Operation in Illinois

Source: Effingham Radio As many as 10,000 hogs and pigs were killed by a fire at the hog operation of Wes and Wanda Pitcher near...

Philippines sets price ceiling for pork, chicken as food inflation soars

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday signed an executive order mandating price ceilings for pork and chicken in the capital region, as costlier meat...

Extruded grains may be better for pigs

Extrusion is the norm in the pet and aqua feed industries, yet it remains unusual for swine feed in the United States. But the...

Hogs in downward correction

Market showing signs of a change of direction.  Outside days, reversals, & breaking trend lines could contribute evidence of the turn.  Increasing volume would...

Illinois Pork and Commodity Groups Donate 4,100 pounds of Pork to Central Illinois...

Everyday food banks provide access to healthy and nutritious food to keep families across Illinois from going to bed hungry. As part of the...

Podcast: ASF Confirmed in the Dominican Republic

Episode Details Swine Extension Educators Sarah Schieck Boelke and Diane DeWitte speak with Dr. Cesar Corzo, UMN veterinarian and associate professor in the College of...

Meat Institute Calls On Biden Administration To Ensure Meat, Poultry Workers Are Vaccinated

As some states begin to vaccinate essential meat and poultry workers, The North American Meat Institute (Meat Institute) today called for the Biden Administration's...

$16.06 Genesus Competitive Edge per Ton

  $16.06 per ton is the current competitive edge in average finisher diet costs for Genesus pigs compared to those of PIC pigs. We have...

African Swine Fever Issues Persist, Hog Prices Rise

Late last month, Bloomberg News reported that, “China’s farm ministry is touting a complete recovery in pig numbers from the ravages of African swine...