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SwineTime podcast 15: Business Decisions During Periods of Low Prices

Dr. Spencer Wayne of Pipestone Veterinary Services, and the host of the SwineTime podcast visits with Jim Marzolf, Vice-President of Pipestone Business...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. Hog Slaughter Numbers Remain Strong, August 31st 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The U.S. Packing Industry continues to ramp up slaughter numbers. Last week 2,664,000 up almost 200,000 head from...

Hogs broke a line, face gap each way

To “Read” Walt’s charts, keep the following in mind: Support – this term refers to a trend line or price area under the market...

DSM ignites new strategic initiative to transform global animal nutrition and health

Leading animal nutrition and health company making animal production sustainability possible As the world’s population grows, demand for animal protein will continue to rise. Over...

Metagenomic, Viral and Host Genetic Analyses of Congenital Tremor in Pigs

Comments A THESIS Presented to the Faculty of The Graduate College at the University of Nebraska In Partial Fulfillment of Requirements For the Degree of...

Elanco Closes Acquisition of Bayer Animal Health

Scale and capabilities of the combined company position Elanco for the long term as a leader in the attractive, durable animal health industry. ...

Dennis Smith from Archer Financial Services, July 28 2020

MORNING LIVESTOCK REPORT  By Dennis Smith Follow me on Twitter @denniscattle Tuesday July 28, 2020 CORN AND SOYBEANS: Excellent crop condition ratings are forcing traders to dial...

Lessons from the African Swine Fever and COVID-19 Outbreaks,By Todd Thurman, SwineTex Consulting Services

In August of 2018, we began receiving the first reports of an outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) in China. I ended up spending...

Veterinarians, mind your mental health

Veterinarians, whether specializing in large or small animals, deal with stress under the best circumstances. But in this time of difficult decisions for pork...

NPPA Announces Participants in 2020 Pork Mentorship Program

The Nebraska Pork Producers Association is proud to welcome participants of the 2020 Pork Mentorship Program. This year, six college-age students will participate in...

Farm Bureau: USMCA Takes Effect Is Welcome News For Struggling Farmers

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) goes into effect tomorrow, at a crucial time for farmers and ranchers struggling to recover from COVID-19 losses and...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, June 1 U.S. Hogs and Pigs Report Glass Half...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The June 1 USDA Hogs and Pigs Report had what in our opinion some interesting numbers Some Observations The breeding...

Vaccine trial data versus lineage: What’s the best way to predict PRRS vaccine performance?...

Source: PigHealthToday.com Q: What’s the best way to predict the efficacy of a porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) vaccine? EJ: Challenge studies provide the most...

Kent Nutrition Group Swine Trial Offers Additional Dietary Options

Kent Nutrition Group (KNG) continues to uncover dietary options to help manage market hog growth rate and weight gain to help keep pigs at...

U.S. Domestic Swine Diseases Within Expected Levels

Farmscape for June 10, 2020 Full Interview 11:28 Listen The Swine Health Information Center reports, despite some minor changes, the main diseases that affect the...