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National Pork Industry Foundation to Award Ten $2,500 Scholarships Application Deadline January 3, 2022

The National Pork Producers Council is pleased to announce the 2022 Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarship, which is sponsored by CME Group and...

Bacon Bits Podcast: Skycis Implementation

Hear from Dr. Roger Arentson as he discusses how to manage variation throughout the production cycle with Matt Hill.

Dennis Smith Livestock Comments from Archer Financial Services, November 16th 2021

Weekly Cattle Slaughter Could Be Huge This Week  By Dennis Smith   312-242-7905  Tuesday, November 16, 2021  GRAINS:  Besides the inflation situation I’m not hearing much fresh news for the grains today. Prices are mixed...

Effects on Farrowing: Stall Size and Heat Lamps

Effect of stall size, number of heat lamps during farrowing: Part 3 Suzanne M. Leonard, Brett C. Ramirez, North Carolina State University, Iowa State University...

LIVESTOCK-CME lean hog futures slip amid export demand doubts

Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures slipped on Tuesday, as uncertainty over Chinese pork demand continued and animal weights were expected to increase on...

Podcast: EveryPig, the easiest way to manage pork production, period.

 Everypig is an innovative software for the Pork Industry, founder Chris Bomgaars joins us to discuss: -Chris talks about his story as a Pork Producer...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, China Update, October 26th 2021

  Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics China's financial losses are high. We took the last quarterly reports of four publicly traded swine companies and...

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,...

CIH’s Hog Margin Watch Report for October 1-15, 2021

Margins deteriorated over the first half of October as a drop in hog prices more than offset the savings from steady to weaker projected...

SwineTime Podcast Episode 28: PRRSV 144

In partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc., Pipestone Research has provided a rapid response to bring science-based answers to managing the emergence...

Morning Livestock Report with Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services

MORNING LIVESTOCK REPORT   By Dennis Smith   312-242-7905  Monday, October 11, 2021  CORN AND SOYBEANS:  Not much happening in the grain market overnight. The crop report will be released tomorrow at 11:00. The...

Podcast: Dr. Dan Columbus: Swine health and nutrition: it is much more related than...

When you think about improving nutrition, you typically measure your success with growth performance, but that should not always be the only goal. Today...

Gulf Export Inspections Making a Comeback, as Hog Production Variables in China Evolve, By...

Reuters writer Karl Plume reported this week that, “U.S. soybean exports jumped last week to a six-month peak, while corn shipments were the highest...

US pig herd 4% smaller than a year ago

The total number of pigs in the United States, recorded on 1 September, was 75.4 million head, according to the USDA. This is a...

NAHLN Labs Deliver ASF Test Results in Four to Six Hours

Farmscape for September 22, 2021 Feature Report Listen USDA/APHIS ASF Webinar 1:29:51 Listen Dr. Christina Loiacono 12:18 Listen ASF Action Week Webinar...