Neonatal pigs with low levels of viremia may benefit from PRRS vaccination

An interview with Jose Angulo, DVM PRRS Specialist Managing Veterinarian Zoetis  Q: High mortality in nursery pigs is often seen in herds positive for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome...

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...

Illinois Pork and Commodity Groups Donated More Than 101,000 Pounds of Pork to...

Donation marks over 3 million servings to date As part of Pork Power: Partnering to Fight Hunger in Illinois campaign, the Illinois Pork Producers Association...

Hogs – former resistance became support, uptrend resumes

“Charting is a little like surfing. You don’t have to know a lot about the physics of tides, resonance, and fluid dynamics in order...

Comparing OEM and catalog motors.

Not all motors are created equal.   Know the difference and save money when purchasing replacement feed and fan motors for your farm. Catalog or stock...

China’s Plan to Restrict Hog Transport Will Reshape $300 Billion Pork Industry

China’s plan to control the transport of live hogs to rein in the spread of African swine fever is set to reshape the market...

China’s 50% Slump in Pork Imports May Cool Global Food Costs

China’s record demand for foreign pork is about to crater after domestic prices plummeted, potentially easing pressure on the world meat market and cooling...

National Pork Board CEO Lists Organizations Top Priorities For 2021

Growing consumer demand for pork, foreign animal disease preparedness and diversifying export markets are top priorities for the National Pork Board this year based...

A Look at U.S. and EU Pork Exports, and Chinese Pork Demand

In its monthly Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook report last week, USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) stated that, “Pork exports in July were 508...

IPPA Launches Expo Video Series This Week

Beginning on February 3rd, the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) is launching a 4-week video series to fill the void of no in-person pork...