Identification of Novel A. Suis Strain Highlights Importance of Biosecurity

Farmscape for November 18, 2020 Full Interview 12:50 Listen The identification of a novel strain of A. suis in western Canada highlights the importance of...

Partners Continue to Advance Canada’s Pork Industry

University of Alberta professor of Animal Biotechnology Michael Dyck has received new funding through Genome Canada's Genomics Application Partnership Program (GAPP).  He is no...

More Needed to Guard Canada Against ASF

Farmscape for November 3, 2020 Full Interview 11:08 Listen The Veterinary Counsel with the Canadian Pork Council says a lot of great work has been...

Willowbrook producer focused on rare Lacombe pigs

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...

Genesus Outperforms USA Pig Champ Data

Pig Champ is a leading database of U.S. swine production data. Table below - Genesus compared the Pig Champ Mean and Top 10%. Forty-nine (49)...

Individual Sow Feeding Cuts Feed Costs While Maintaining Performance

Farmscape for October 26, 2020 Full Interview 9:55 Listen By focussing on the nutritional needs of the individual sow, pork producers can reduce costs while...

Alternative Feeds Influence Greenhouse Gas Output of Pork Production

Farmscape for October 16, 2020 Full Interview 12:53 Listen Research conducted by the University of Saskatchewan shows including low cost high fibre feed ingredients in...

Swine nutrition companies unite to support producers

Bringing together enhanced resources to support swine producers across Canada and into the U.S. is the focus of a new partnership between two innovation-focused...

Biosecurity Key to Reduced PED Transmission

Farmscape for October 7, 2020 Full Interview 12:13 Listen The Manager of Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork credits a dramatic reduction in the number...

PED Cases Trending Downward in Manitoba

Farmscape for October 6, 2020 Full Interview 12:13 Listen The Manager of Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork is hopeful the reduced number of Porcine...
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