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You may recall, New Standard Ag recently remodeled a hog barn at Greenwald Colony. However, you might not know the family connection the Kurbis’ have with Greenwald Colony. We recently had a chance to visit more with the folks...
-Manny Araullo, Swine Consultant Western Canada. Swine production managers continue to face issues with stillborn and pre weaning mortality despite advancements in genetics, nutrition and facility improvements. Farrowing is a critical time in pig production, as success at this stage of the...
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...
Donald's Fine Foods, owner of Thunder Creek Pork, is retrofitting the old beef plant for a pork processing facility. The company took out a $12.7 million building permit for work on the shuttered beef plant on 24th Avenue Northwest. The plant...
Source: Yorkton this week Lacombe pigs are rather unique among a myriad of swine breeds. To begin with it is the only breed developed in Canada. The breed is also considered critically endangered by Rare Breeds Canada. And, that brings us to Robert...
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...
MSP is demonstrated effective at improving gut health in piglets at any life stage.  Most experts agree that you have to start early, and MSP can be used on the first day as an effective gut health strategy. It...
Farmscape for May 20, 2022 Full Interview 14:20 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says, for the first time, we can see the prospects on the horizon for a commercially available African Swine Fever vaccine....
Farmscape for September 9, 2022 Full Interview 19:43 Listen The Manager of the Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network says adjusting the fibre content of the feed appears to address the problem of sow mortality resulting from excess intake...
Farmscape for July 23, 2021 Feature Report Listen SHIC/AASV PRRS-114 Webinar 1:16:56 Listen Dr. Paul Yeske 11:12 Listen PRRS-1-4-4-ZOOM-webinar Listen A swine practitioner with Swine Vet Center says the PRRS 1-4-4 variant has had a much more...
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