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What happened: NPPC led a coalition of poultry and livestock groups in filing comments with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its proposed regulation of rodenticides to control vermin on farms. The groups urged the agency to scrap...
Ingris Rivas was recently named a 2023 Master Pork Producer at the 55th Annual South Dakota Pork Congress in January. Ingris’s journey began in August 2017, marking the start of her career in swine production at PIPESTONE. South Dakota...
A standout star at PIPESTONE is Seth Holmstrom, who serves as the Manager for Elm Valley Farms. Starting as a Pipestone Emerging Leader in November 2018, Seth honed his skills at Big Sioux before landing the role of Site...
In a significant economic development, Governor Kay Ivey has announced that Conecuh Sausage, a renowned Alabama producer of hickory smoked sausages, is set to invest nearly $58 million in establishing a second production facility in Andalusia. This expansion project...
In a notable projection, the USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS) anticipates a significant shift in the global meat export landscape, with pork poised to overtake chicken by 2033. If realized, this would mark the first time since 1976 that...
The Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) maintains its commitment to fighting food insecurity by supporting local food pantries across the state with the Pork in the Pantry program. Recognizing the critical role that food pantries play in addressing hunger...
With nearly three decades of experience, Nate Snyder is working with swine producers, feed mills and feed companies across the Midwestern United States to turn production goals into a reality. “I have nearly 30 years of experience across the agriculture...
Farmscape for February 15, 2024 Researchers with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine are using the measurement of hormones deposited in the hair of pigs as an indicator of animal welfare. Biological markers are characteristics that can be measured to...
In a gala event held at the Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center in Mankato, Minnesota, the Minnesota Pork Board (MPB) recognized individuals and families who have significantly contributed to pork promotion, consumer and producer education, youth mentoring, and...
WOAH says ASF vaccine requires more testing African swine fever (ASF) has not entered the U.S. thanks to continuing efforts to prevent this deadly swine disease from reaching the country’s borders. However, ASF continues to affect swine herds globally, entering...
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