Consider All of Your Costs When Contract Finishing

How do you evaluate an offer for contract finishing of hogs? If the contract includes supply of feed, vet services, transport and marketing, and...

Discovering Profitability In Various Forms Of Pork Production | Kelly Worthington & Christina Stender

Summary Whispering Wind Farms was the first breeder in Alberta with the sole concentration on pasture pork genetics. In 2015, Kelly Worthington and Jon Lendvoy...

Pork Producers Advised to Pay Particular Attention to Diarrhea

Farmscape for August 27, 2020 Full Interview 21:40 Listen The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network is advising pork producers to pay heightened attention to...

Phileo North America grows by adding three to the team

At Phileo by Lesaffre we are committed to pushing the boundaries of animal care to better nourish and protect the planet. We believe that...

South Dakota Odor Footprint Tool

Introduction Livestock and poultry producers continually face economical and time restraint challenges. They seek a lifestyle that does not demand 10 to 16 hours of...

Livestock mortality management

Information and resources for livestock owners about mortality disposal. COVID-19 response Alberta livestock producers must follow regulated methods to manage the disposal of mortalities in the...

Durable Temperatures and Humidity Sensors Key for Biosecurity and Animal Welfare

Farmscape for August 17, 2020 Full Interview 14:23 Listen A Professor with the University of Saskatchewan says the ability to track temperature and humidity within...

Care and Management of New Feeder Pigs

People buy feeder pigs (weaned pigs) for home consumption, as 4-H or FFA projects, or to sell as direct-market pork. Weaning, along with moving...

Podcast: Effect of formulating diets based on a STTD Ca:STTD P ratio and inclusion...

Vanessa Lagos, a Ph. D. candidate from the Stein Monogastric Nutrition lab, presents the results of an experiment designed to test the hypothesis that...

Check out these simple steps on how to effectively improve your farm perimeter biosecurity.

Implement strict biosecurity barrier controls, and utilize Virkon™ S broad spectrum disinfectant to help prevent the introduction and spread of African Swine Fever (ASF)...
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