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Illinois Pork and Commodity Groups Donate 4,200 pounds of Pork to Central Illinois...

As part of Pork Power: Partnering to Fight Hunger in Illinois campaign, the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) and the Illinois Corn Marketing Board(ICMB),...

Treat Sows As Individuals, By Todd Thurman, SwineTex Consulting Services

Todd Thurman, SwineTex Consulting Services I consider myself a practical consultant. I often share with young managers the idea that 100% of 80 is better...

University Of Illinois Researcher Finds U.S. Agricultural Water Use Declining For Most Crops And...

limate change and a growing world population require efficient use of natural resources. Water is a crucial component in food production, and water management...

China’s sweeping COVID controls put frozen food importers on ice

The WHO says the risk of catching COVID-19 from frozen food is low, but China has repeatedly sounded alarms after detecting the virus on...

NPPC: Significant Progress Made On U.S.-U.K. Trade Deal

Significant progress has been made on U.S.-U.K. trade negotiations and the UK believes it is "in a good position to move forward after the...

Antibiotic Resita-WHAT?

We all share a concern for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and its impact on human medicine, veterinary medicine, and global society. As veterinarians, our first...

Podcast: Effects of dietary crude protein level on growth performance, blood characteristics, and indicators...

  Joseph Limbach, a recent Master's degree recipient from the Stein Monogastric Nutrition Lab, presents his thesis research about the effects of dietary crude protein...

Cold Storage Pork Levels Drive Tighter Meat and Poultry Stocks

Source: Fb.org hroughout much of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has upended many aspects of the food supply chain, from retail disruptions as consumers emptied out...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, Weekly Pork Export Shipments Rise

Weekly Pork Export Shipments Rise  By Dennis Smith   312-242-7905  Thursday October 22, 2020  LEAN HOGS:  Cash was quoted sharply lower at noon yesterday but the late cash report...

Genetic diversity makes swine influenza a challenge for producers

Influenza A virus in swine (IAV-S) is one of the primary respiratory pathogens challenging swine production systems in the US and around the world,...

Illinois Pork Delivers Bacon Via Drone to Contest Winner

The Illinois Pork Producers Association wanted to create a contest on Facebook to spread gratitude and happiness around the community. When presented the opportunity...

Negotiate your feed additive purchase with confidence-Guy Soreq from Glowlit educates us his business...

Get in the “Swineweb” with Glowlit. This Feed Additive service allows you to Negotiate your feed additive purchase with confidence Compare your price quotes to...

U.S. Pork Producers Call for Regulatory Changes for Gene Edited Livestock Technology

Farmscape for October 8, 2020 Full Interview 8:47 Listen The National Pork Producers Council is calling for the U.S. Department of Agriculture to be granted...

Fire destroys hog confinement area in Beardstown Illinois

A fire late Monday evening destroyed a swine confinement area in rural Beardstown. The building in the 6300 block of Pilger Lane was heavily involved...

Podcast: STTD by growing pigs of P in feed phosphates from volcanic and non-volcanic...

In the second of three presentations based on his Master's thesis work, Diego Andres Lopez compares the digestibility of phosphorus in feed phosphates derived...