Collaborative, multi-year process was driven by farmers but informed by consumer expectations. More than half of U.S. consumers have made some modest changes in their purchasing decisions to be more sustainable, according to the Global Sustainability Study 2021.1 Today, the National...
Facility will create 450 jobs and produce Wright and Jimmy Dean brand bacon – Tyson Foods leaders along with local and state officials in Warren County broke ground on Tyson’s new $355 million bacon production facility, which will create 450...
Scientific research holds the key to unlocking answers to African swine fever. That is where Pork Checkoff-funded research priorities come into play. On the upside, the U.S. pork industry has never dealt with African swine fever (ASF) at home. However,...
A U.S. judge has denied Seaboard Foods' attempt to delay a federal court decision that would force the nation's second-biggest pig producer to slow the speed of hog slaughtering at a massive Oklahoma pork plant, according to court records. Seaboard...
Exploring new opportunities for innovation with emphasis on feed technology New insights to drive innovation for the next generation of pig farming  are the focus of a new research collaboration announced by CBS America and South Dakota State University (SDSU). The...
Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced that Prevacent® PRRS has been licensed for use in sows and gilts against the reproductive form of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), when vaccinated six weeks prior to breeding. Prevacent, a...
Source: PigHealthToday.com High wean-to-finish mortality continues to trouble the pork industry. While lowering rates is possible, it’s not easy, reported Ryan Strobel, DVM, and Chris Sievers, DVM, with Swine Vet Center, St. Peter, Minnesota. The two veterinarians offered 10 strategies to...
Dr. Alyssa Betlach, member of the Maria Pieters Myco Lab, recently published a study on the natural transmission of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in Veterinary Microbiology. The study evaluated transmission rate in a naïve gilt population and compared various sample types...
Get in the “Swineweb” with Acuity Swine Genetics. This newly launched swine genetics company owned by the Maschhhoff’s exudes industry excitement with cutting edge technology to revolutionize the Industry. Learn more below with our interview with Justin Fix;  Director,...
Located in Northwestern Missouri, Honey Grove a technology progressive hog barn, contacted the New Standard team design and create a new hog barn with the latest automation and comfort features to support up to 5,000 hogs. Highlight of the video: Gestation  "Designing...
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