Evaporative Cooling

Download the complete article Introduction Evaporative cooling systems are used to reduce the indoor air temperature within animal housing during periods of warm weather. An evaporative cooling...

COVID-19 lesson for hog farms: Tighten up basic biosecurity

Source: PigHealthToday.com The COVID-19 outbreak reinforces what veterinarians and pork producers already know — biosecurity protocols control disease. “I think COVID-19 has given everyone a good...

COVID-19 Tips for Farms and Ranches, By Tracey Erickson South Dakota State University y

Continuing to keep employees and family members healthy through the COVID-19 pandemic will require extra effort as you enter the busy time of fall...

PRRSGard® vaccine now available in U.S. market

Modified-live PRRS vaccine has innovative chimeric construction. Pharmgate Animal Health is pleased to announce PRRSGard®, an innovative, modified-live vaccine, is available broadly in the U.S....

A Day On A Family Pig FARM trying to get a Hog Shed Built

A Day On A Family Hog Farm- In this one the boys take you through a day on their family pig farm. They start...

Finding the right pig for the right system

Client profile: Hypor Libra* Location: Germany Farm Size: 400 sows, farrow to feeder (30 kg) In Germany, where loose housing systems are legally mandated, pig temperament is...

Niman Ranch Awards Over $169,000 in Scholarships to Young Farmers, Future Sustainable Agriculture Leaders

The scholarship recipients were announced at the 22nd Annual Niman Ranch Hog Farmer Appreciation Award Ceremony, concluding a six-week series of events. The Niman Ranch...

Ribeye-eating pigs demonstrate protein quality for humans

Nearly a decade ago, the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) developed a new index to assess protein quality in foods. The goal, writ...

Clayton Johnson receives Leman Science in Practice award

Swine veterinarian Clayton Johnson, DVM, has been awarded the 2020 Allen D. Leman Science in Practice Award. Johnson, a partner and veterinarian at Carthage Veterinary...

Focus on the fundamentals to prepare for future success

Without a doubt, 2020 will go down in the record books as one of the most challenging years ever for the livestock industry, family...
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