n addition to its industry-leading greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction commitment to become carbon negative in all U.S. company-owned operations by 2030, Smithfield Foods, Inc. today announced it will reduce GHG emissions across its entire domestic supply chain 30 percent...
China imported 789,000 tonnes of meat in May, down 3.3% from the same month a year earlier, customs data showed on Monday, after a plunge in domestic pork prices dented appetite for imports. The imports were down sharply from the...
After 31 years of distinguished service with the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC), including the last 20 as CEO, Neil Dierks has announced his plan to retire from NPPC by the end of the year. The NPPC Board of...
Source: NwestIowa.com A hog confinement containing 2,000 young pigs was destroyed in a fire Wednesday, June 2, five miles east of Hospers. Hospers Fire Department was called out to 4776 390th St. around 10:30 a.m. by Chris Bosma of Hospers, who...
Visit booth V215 for a free demo! June 9-11. 8am-5pm  Automatically measure bin levels, receive alerts, see forward projections, record medicated feedings, and place and manage feed deliveries, anytime, anywhere with FeedView®. FeedView® is a comprehensive feed management solution that combines wireless,...
Industry and academic swine nutritionists will gather on the Iowa State University campus on August 11 and 12, 2021, for the International Conference on Swine Nutrition. This conference is organized in part to thank the pork industry for its...
Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) said on Wednesday Chief Executive Officer Dean Banks would step down due to personal reasons after just eight months in the job, turning the helm over to the company's operations head Donnie King. Banks took over...
The World Pork Expo makes its return to the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, June 9-11. The Expo is presented by the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) and this will mark the year's 33rd annual event. Thousands of...
Hog Slat's industry-proven stanchion system, along with the new Free Access stall can help producers meet changing welfare standards. Hog Slat, Inc., a globally recognized livestock equipment manufacturer and supplier, announces the expansion of its sow housing options with...
Kansas State University officials say a new swine facility that officially opened in late May will give students experience with facilities that closely represent what they will see in their future workplace. The university’s Department of Animal Sciences and Industry...
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