Tyson Foods shares drop as quarterly sales miss estimates

Tyson Foods Inc reported lower-than-expected first-quarter sales on Thursday amid weak meat demand at restaurants during the pandemic, sending shares down as much as...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

$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...

Asay Farms: Pig Barn Tour

Join us for a tour of a finishing barn where the Asays are receiving a load of "feeder" pigs. These pigs move into the...