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Organic pig breeders can beneficially switch genetics

New research points to the possibility that organic pig production may benefit from using parent animals that give birth to fewer but larger pigs...

USDA Clarifies Terms For Livestock Export Sales Reporting

Source: USDA news release Washington, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) today published a final rule clarifying the requirements...

Nebraska Flooding Hits Pork Producers

The disastrous flood which recently hit Nebraska has impacted most sectors of agriculture including the pork industry. Nebraska Pork Producers Association Executive Director Al...

Balanced Nutrition Key to Productivity and Profitability

Farmscape for January 23, 2019 Full Interview 6:36 Listen An Extension Swine Specialist with Kansas State University says a properly balanced diet is key...

The delicate balance between genes, environment, and performance

In the scientific field, the nature vs. nurture debate is the subject of numerous studies when looking at human behavior. Are your actions and...

Bulgaria has failed to halt spread of African swine fever in threat to pig...

Source: Financial Post Bulgaria has failed to contain the spread of African swine fever, its deputy agriculture minister said on Wednesday amid concerns that the...

Victory for workers, consumers, animal welfare as USDA swine slaughter rule to come under...

The House Appropriations Committee voted today to halt the implementation of the USDA’s swine slaughter inspection rulemaking until a full Office of the Inspector...

Bali confirms swine fever outbreak amid numerous pig deaths

Balinese authorities have confirmed that the resort island has been plagued by African swine fever (ASF) following the deaths of nearly 1,000 pigs in...

U.S. Pork Producers Call on Congress for Help

Farmscape for July 21, 2020 Dr. Steve Meyer Statement 6:25 Listen An economist with Kerns and Associates says processing plant disruptions caused by COVID-19 have...

Tonisity Appoints General Manager and Chief Operations Officer

Tonisity, a cutting-edge company bringing innovative swine nutrition, health and wellness products to market, is growing its senior leadership with the addition of Daniel...
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