Source: Sioux Falls Business Wholestone Farms, an entity owned by regional pork producers, plans to build a more than $500 million pork processing facility in Sioux Falls. Wholestone has exercised an option to purchase 170 acres in northeast Sioux Falls near...
Source: ABC.Net The New South Wales government says close to 20,000 feral pigs have been culled in seven months through aerial shooting operations, equating to one every 15 minutes. Key points: More than 19,500 feral pigs have been culled in seven...
Source: Quad City Times Wisconsin-based meat processing company Fair Oaks Foods plans to build a $134 million facility in Davenport to make bacon. The 150,000 square-foot facility will be in the Eastern Iowa Industrial Center near I-80. City and economic development...
Live & Online COURT ORDERED Multi Par Auction to be held November 7th at 10 am! Auction to be held at the Plains Community Building in Plains, 812 Grand Ave, KS. SW Kansas swine production faculty that historically produced over...
Source: WCF Courier CEDAR FALLS – A rural Cedar Falls man has been arrested on animal neglect charges after hundreds of pigs died at his farm in December. Black Hawk County sheriff’s deputies arrested 38-year-old Nolan Otto Dewall on Monday on...
Source: Reuters The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) allowed three pork plants to increase processing line speeds this month as part of a trial program, reviving a policy that started under the Trump administration. The approvals will allow meat companies to...
Source: SiouxFalls.Business A group opposing the effort to build a pork processing plant in northeast Sioux Falls reports gathering more than enough signatures to put an ordinance to ban it on the ballot. Smart Growth Sioux Falls is proposing that any...
Smithfield Foods, Inc. today announced that it will cease all harvest and processing operations in Vernon, California in early 2023 and, at the same time, align its hog production system by reducing its sow herd in its Western region....
Farmscape for August 29, 2022 Full Interview 19:43 Listen The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network is advising pork producers in Manitoba to be particularly cautious when spreading manure this fall due to the high number of manure storages...
The Ukraine-Russia war is straining an already stressed global supply chain and increasing volatility in commodity markets. Last week, National Pork Board hosted a Checkoff-funded webinar – The Ukraine-Russia War and the Meat Livestock Value Chain – to provide pork...
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