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Swine Ectoparasite Control

Ectoparasites (parasites that live outside the body) can be damaging to swine, causing unthriftiness and slow weight gains. These pests feed and reproduce on...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Road Trip to Spain, September 20th 2021

  Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics As I write, we are somewhere over the Atlantic heading to Spain. This week the Genesus team will...

Podcast: Dr. Karl Kerns: The Boar – the forgotten animal in the swine industry

We often put a lot of focus on the sow when it comes to swine reproduction, but what about the boar? Today in our...

Genesus Global Technical Report, Should we manage cost of production or profit?

  Simon Grey, General Manager Russia, CIS and Europe, Genesus Inc. Selection indexes in the Genesus Genetic Program are a measure of profitability. Genomic Estimated Breeding Values...

USDA African Swine Fever Action Week Sep 13–17

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service invites you to join us September 13-17 for daily webinars to learn more...

Novel Equine Rotavirus Poses No Risk to Swine Production

Farmscape for August 23, 2021 Full Interview 8:22 Listen A team of researchers working with the Swine Health Information Center has determined a novel rotavirus...

Podcast: Dr. Chantal Farmer: Why do we still struggle with sow milk yield?

"𝘞𝘦 𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘢𝘴𝘬𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘢 𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘧𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘴𝘰𝘸𝘴. 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘴𝘰𝘸𝘴 𝘥𝘰𝘯’𝘵 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘥𝘶𝘤𝘦 𝘦𝘯𝘰𝘶𝘨𝘩 𝘮𝘪𝘭𝘬 𝘵𝘰 𝘴𝘶𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘪𝘯 𝘮𝘢𝘹𝘪𝘮𝘶𝘮 𝘨𝘳𝘰𝘸𝘵𝘩 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘱𝘪𝘨𝘭𝘦𝘵, 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘺 𝘥𝘰𝘯’𝘵 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘥𝘶𝘤𝘦...

The response of 10-kg pigs to increasing levels of dietary lysine.

The purpose of the experiment was to assess the response of 10-kg pigs to diets containing increasing levels of dietary lysine when formulated on...

Stop the Spread.By: Dr. Evan Koep, Veterinarian, Pipestone Veterinary Services

PRRS, the 4-letter abbreviation that should make any hog producer shutter. The extensive disease pressure this year has likely caused this feeling more than...

U.S. Beef And Pork Exports On Record Pace Through June

U.S. red meat exports closed the first half of the year on a strong note, according to data released by USDA and compiled by...

China’s Kingsino Brings Back its Founder, By Jim W. Huang

Shenzhen Kingsino Technology Company Limited (002548.SZ)  announced last night that Mr. Liu Feng resigned as Chairman, Board Member, Chairman of the  Strategic Committee,...

Podcast: Bitcoin Mining 101 & How To Become A Farmer In 2021

Welcome To Barn Talk! In today’s episode, we have Grant Hilbert on the show. We discuss Grant’s dream of wanting to become a farmer...

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.