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Podcast: “The swine technology adoption conundrum” – Dr. Caleb Shull

At this FREE Web Conference by Swine it, we bring together the smart-farming suppliers that are transforming the swine industry with the 5.0 revolution....

How EveryPig helped RC Family Farms radically improve response times and drive efficiency for...

RC Family Farms in Iowa is a wean-to-finish pig production company that has partnered with independent pork producers since 2006 to raise pigs profitably...

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....

Introducing TailHand, a category-defining pickup truck accessory just named an auto industry innovation...

According to SEMA.org, over 56 million pickup trucks travel the highways of the U.S. every day. That number is expected to swell to over...

Elanco To Invest $106 In Its Ft. Dodge, IA, Facility

Elanco Animal Health announced it has committed to investing $106 million in its Fort Dodge, Iowa campus over the next six years. The company...

NEWS NOW from the Iowa Pork Industry Centre

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE In-person is the new buzzword What a difference a year makes! In 2020, so many of our teaching, learning and extension experiences...

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...

“Bringing the world of swine nutrition to Iowa“ theme of upcoming conference

Industry and academic swine nutritionists will gather on the Iowa State University campus on August 11th and 12th, 2021, for the International Conference on...

Branched Chain Amino Acids Levels in Swine Diets Containing Dried Distillers Grains With Solubles,...

Written collaboratively by David A. Clizer, South Dakota State University (SDSU); Paul M. Cline, Christensen Farms and Ryan S. Samuel, SDSU Extension.Inclusion of dried...

Iowa pork sues California over Prop 12

Iowa pork producers are suing California over Proposition 12. They want the Iowa district court to declare the law unconstitutional and issue an injunction to...

Iowa pig farms sue California over its confinement restrictions

Source: Legal News Line Pork producers are suing California officials including Attorney General Rob Bonta over the state's law regarding animal confinement. Iowa Pork Producers Association,...

Sundberg: Ramping up African swine fever preparedness and prevention

US producers have seen the devastating impact of African swine fever (ASF) in other countries. The ultimate goal is to keep it out of...

Thorsen Wins Tight Race for Top Honor

“We won by three points,” said Caleb, manager of Thorsen Sow Farm. “It goes to show you every little thing that you do on...

5 Key Areas to Tackle High Swine Feed Costs

Focus on maximizing margins with increasing feed prices using these five areas that may involve feed savings. After a tumultuous 2020 on and off the...

News Now from the Iowa Pork Industry Center, June 18th 2021

.................................................................. THOUGHTS FROM 109 KILDEE Iowa Swine Day returns as in-person event Organizers are excited to be able to offer a great program of well-known speakers focused...