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USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for November 2021 analyzes economic impacts on animal product markets of month-to-month changes in USDA's...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, November 29th 2021

Last Week’s Cattle Kill Was Larger Than Expected; Bullish!  By Dennis Smith   312-242-7905  Monday, November 29, 2021  GRAINS:  Corn open interest was down nearly 70k from Friday’s trade. Shorts wanted out and...

U.S. Pork Sector Evaluates Prospects of Eradication of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea

Farmscape for November 16, 2021 Full Interview 16:20 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center suggests the eradication of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea...

What Is Driving the Increase in Food Prices? By Jayson L. Lusk Purdue University

The Issue: With the onset of the pandemic in March 2020, many consumers experienced, for the first time in their lifetimes, empty grocery store shelves....

Midwest Pork Conference Scheduled for December 7, 2021 in new location

Indiana Pork will host the Midwest Pork Conference on December 7, 2021 at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Lebanon, IN. Midwest Pork Conference brings together...

Managing Strep suis in commercial pig production, By Daniel Gascho, DVM, Four Star Veterinary...

Most, if not all, pigs harbor some strains of Streptococcus suis (Strep suis). Lately, challenges by the bacteria appear to be on the rise,...

Podcast: Dr. Jay Johnson: Heat stress: how does it affect our pigs and how...

In hotter climates and seasons, heat stress can have a large effect on pig performance, regardless of their stage of production. Dr. Jay Johnson...

Podcast: Stocking Density & General Mortality

Dr. Chris Rademacher, Clinical Professor at ISU college of Vet Medicine & Associate Director, Iowa Pork Industry Center, and Dr. Steve Pollman of DSP...

Reduce sow mortality with documentation and intervention, By Randy Jones, DVM, with Four Star...

Source: PigHealthToday.com The cause of high sow-mortality rates may be tough to determine, but producers can take steps to address the problems and lower rates,...

African Swine Fever Preparedness and Preparation

African Swine Fever is the most important disease of pigs worldwide. The virus first originated in Africa, and largely remained there until 2007, when...

5 Tips On Hog Building Maintenance Sponsored By Swine Web and Integrity Builders and...

Swine Web and Integrity Builders & Supply bring you 5 maintenance tips for your hog buildings. Be sure to check all of these items...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Road Trip Spain Week 2, October 4th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Our first week, as we reported last week, was at Figan the major livestock exhibition in Spain. The...

Tube heaters for weaned pigs

We look at a different method to provide heat for weaned pigs using radiant tube heaters. Most systems using forced air or convection heating...

CTB Breaks Ground On Multi-Phase Campus Upgrade Project

A groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction for a multi-phase renovation by CTB, Inc. at its Milford, Indiana, manufacturing and office headquarters...

U.S. ASF Outbreak Would Jeopardize 62 Thousand Pig Farmers and 550 Thousand Jobs

Farmscape for September 28, 2021 Feature Report Listen USDA/APHIS ASF Webinar 1:28:47 Listen Dr. Patrick Webb 14:12 Listen ASF Action Week Webinar...