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: 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...
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...
Source: Keloland.com Robert Peterson will be carrying a clipboard for the foreseeable future. Peterson is the treasurer for Smart Growth Sioux Falls, a new Municipal Ballot Question Committee officially circulating petitions for a new city ordinance that would ban any animal...
The Dominican Republic will slaughter tens of thousands of pigs after detecting outbreaks of African swine fever in 11 of the country's 32 provinces, authorities said on Monday. Fernando Duran, administrator of the state-run Banco Agricola, told a news conference...
Strategic Acquisition Enhances Security of Supply and Offers Another Pillar in the Company's Dynamic Growth Plans for its Pork Business aple Leaf Foods Inc. ("Maple Leaf Foods") (TSX: MFI) today announced that it has reached an agreement to purchase four...
Facility will create 450 jobs and produce Wright and Jimmy Dean brand bacon – Tyson Foods leaders along with local and state officials in Warren County broke ground on Tyson’s new $355 million bacon production facility, which will create 450...
Swineweb.com wants to make a tribute to a pioneer in the Swine Industry, Joe Van Schepdael from Genesus. Wayne Friesen from Innotech Nutrition had these kind words to share about Joe: "It has been a pleasure to know Joe and his...
The United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa has ruled against the Iowa Pork Producers Association and several industrial pork producers in their challenge to California's Proposition 12, a ballot measure passed in 2018 with roughly...
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