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CONTROL OF SOW MORTALITY BY CLOSTRIDIUM NOVYI VACCINATION IN ARGENTINA

Agosto1 , M.; Corletti1 , G.; Fernandez2 , S.; Boix3 , O. *Corresponding author (oriol.boix@hipra.com) 1 SuperPorco S.R.L., 2 Hipra Argentina, S.A., 3 HIPRA, Amer (Girona)...

Extend Hog Facility Longevity with Quarterly and Annual Maintenance Checks

Quarterly or annual maintenance checks support hog facility longevity and can be scheduled with a change of season or pig flow schedule. On-farm tasks that...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, National Pork Industry Conference Report, July 19th 2021

  Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week we attended the National Pork Industry Conference (NPIC) in Wisconsin. About 900 attendees from the USA....

Bilateral Trade Agreements Important for Maintaining Trade During ASF

Farmscape for July 19, 2021 Full Interview 14:23 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says bilateral trade agreements that outline how...

Genesus Global Market Report Canada, July 2021 Prosperity Reigns (for now)

  by:Bob Fraser – Sales & Service, Genesus Ontario bfraser@genesus.com Last commentary eight weeks ago Bob Hunsberger, Wallenstein Feeds, Hog Economics Summary Sheet showed profitability per pig...

Investing wisely in on-farm trials

An on-farm trial is an investment in your business, so before starting a trial it is important to truly understand the question you are...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, National Pork Industry Conference , July 13th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Today we are on the way to the National Pork Industry Conference (NPIC) in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. It’s...

Prop 12 Solution: Crystal Spring’s Freedom Stall™ Free-Access Gestation Stall

In November 2018, California voters approved ballot measure Proposition 12, which mandates strict production standards regarding space requirements for gestating sows and prohibits the...

Olymel strike talks delayed to mid-month, union says

Quebec hog plant's workers on strike since late April A two-months-and-counting strike at a major Quebec hog slaughter and processing plant is expected to continue...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, PRRS Ripping U.S. Hog Production, July 5th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Everyday we hear about new PRRS breaks. The latest is that 4 - 6,000 sow units being depopulated....

Outlook for Swine Sector Cautiously Optimistic

Farmscape for July 2, 2021 Full Interview 9:22 Listen An economist with Farm Credit Canada says, despite the prospects of higher feed costs and rising...

George Charbonneau from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, SINS : Is there a Genetic...

Swine inflammation and necrosis syndrome (SINS) can appear in pigs in several parts of the body simultaneously. Newborns, suckling piglets and older pigs can...

Canadian Farmers Encouraged to Be Prepared for Higher Interest Rates

Farmscape for June 30, 2021 Full Interview 9:22 Listen Farm Credit Canada is advising the agriculture sector to be prepared for higher interest rates. Canadian...

Comparative Study Of the Safety Of Three Reproductive Vaccines in Gilts

Camprodon, A.; Jordà*, R. *Corresponding author (ramon.jorda@hipra.com) HIPRA, Amer (Girona), Spain INTRODUCTION Vaccination against Swine Erysipelas (SE), Porcine Parvovirus  (PPV) and Leptospira infections in sows during lactation is...

China to buy pork for state reserves to support prices

China’s state planner said on Monday that central and local governments will start buying pork for state reserves to support prices that have plunged...