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SHIC Investigates Novel Morbillivirus in Pigs

Farmscape for July 26, 2021 Full Interview 6:26 Listen The Swine Health Information Center has launched an investigation following the identification of a new virus...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Hog Prices Stay Strong, July 26th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Some Observations: Weighted Average National lean price stays strong at $1.07 a lb. U.S. Pork cut-outs last Friday...

Podcast: Bacon Bits Dr. Patrick Hoffmann explains the mode of action of tulathromycin.

Listen in as Dr. Patrick Hoffmann explains the mode of action of tulathromycin.

Stop Disease by Making a Change, By Charles Schelkopf from Prime Pork

“We have always been trying to achieve high health,” Charlie Schelkopf said. “We watch day-in and day-out how poor health gets in the way...

Webinar to Focus on PRRS 1-4-4 Lineage 1C Variant

Farmscape for July 12, 2021 Full Interview 14:23 Listen Next week swine producers will have an opportunity to learn more about a highly pathogenic and...

Podcast: The data generation process in animal research – Dr. Nora Bello

And here are some of our educational opportunities: -SwineTalks Web Conference - The first online conference with a "TED talks" format of the global...

USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy And Poultry Outlook” Report

To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for June 2021 analyzes economic impacts on animal product markets of month-to-month...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, World Pork Expo Report, June 14th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last week the World Pork Expo (WPX) was held in Des Moines, Iowa. The first time it was...

Tetracore Introduces First USDA-Licensed Real-Time Test For The Detection Of Foot And Mouth Disease

Tetracore announced today the licensing of their VetAlert Foot and Mouth Disease Virus (FMDV) RNA Diagnostic Test Kit by the United States Department of...

Swine Talks Event approaching from Swine IT

The “TED talks” of the global swine industry. This second edition of the first online conference with a "TED talks" format of the global swine...

Combat seasonal infertility with strong husbandry, Daniel Gascho Four Star Veterinary Service

Seasonal infertility continues to be a widespread problem for sow herds across the US. And if you don’t have a problem with seasonal infertility,...

USDA rejects request for faster pork slaughterhouse speeds

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declined a request by the pork industry to increase the speed at which pigs can be processed into...

USMEF Virtual Conference Highlights Market Diversification, Logistical Challenges, Trade Policy Outlook

Representing a wide range of agricultural sectors, members of the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) gathered in a virtual format for the federation’s annual...

USDA Reports Production Of Red Meat At All-Time High

The USDA says red meat production during April 2021 was at record monthly levels. All red meat totaled 4.708 billion pounds, up 22% from April...

Farmers Deserve a Seat at the Table, By Bill Even CEO of the National...

U.S. pig farmers continue to reduce environmental impact and are open to ideas to improve. They also ask for a seat at the table...