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Genesus Global Technical Report, Foster Sows – Economic or Not?

Foster Sows – Economic or Not? Simon Grey, General Manager Russia, CIS and Europe, Genesus Inc. For many, leaving 10% to 20% farrowing crates empty because...

Links between nutrition and health focus of Animal Nutrition Conference of Canada, May...

New research exploring the links between animal nutrition and health is offering promise and generating much excitement in helping solve some of today’s greatest...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, “Anyone can raise hogs. But it takes a near Genius...

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics “Anyone can raise hogs. But it takes a near Genius to make money doing it.” “Anyone can raise hogs....

Updated CWSHIN Survey Gathers More Relevant Swine Disease Surveillance Data

Farmscape for February 24, 2020 Full Interview 23:38 Listen The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network has updated and improved the quarterly survey it circulates...

Brent Jones from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, Rotavirus C and Gilt Lactogenic Immunity

Rotavirus C (RVC) has been detected increasingly in humans and swine in different countries. RVC was first detected in a 27-day-old piglet with diarrhea...

8 key factors drive success when raising pigs without antibiotics

Source: PigHealthToday.com A cluster of hog farms raising pigs without antibiotics developed in southeast Pennsylvania where hog operations tend to be small and expansion limited....

Pork Producers Invited to Participate in Economic and Environmental Viability Survey

Farmscape for February 20, 2020 Full Interview 18:03 Listen Pork producers across Canada are being invited to participate in an economic and environmental Viability survey...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Coronavirus- China Agriculture, Tuesday February 18th 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The China Agriculture Industry and particularly the Swine Industry have been greatly affected by African Swine Fever (ASF)...

New Regulations, Heightened Disease Threats Change Role of Swine Veterinarians

Farmscape for February 14, 2020 Full Interview 8:00 Listen A Steinbach based swine veterinarian says new antimicrobial use and animal welfare regulations and heightened risks...

Canada’s Agriculture Day Observance Brings Together Farmers and Consumers

Farmscape for February 12, 2020 Full Interview 6:17 Listen Early indications are that Canada's Agriculture Day observance was once again a great success. Canada's Agriculture Day...

Swine Health Information Center Joins Canadian African Swine Fever Initiative

Farmscape for February 11, 2020 Full Interview 5:05 Listen The Swine Health Information Center has become of a member of Canada's Coordinated African Swine Fever...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, Lean Hog Futures Rebound – Somewhat, February 10th 2020

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics The Wild Gyrations in the lean hog futures are best illustrated by the following: June Lean Hog Futures January 23  ...

Tess Faulkner, from South West Ontario Veterinary Services, Chains For Enrichment: Are There Better...

The European Union has taken a regulatory approach aimed at reducing the risk of damaging behaviours such as tail, ear and flank biting. Those...

Manitoba Focuses on Financial Aspect in Preparations for ASF

Farmscape for February 10, 2020 Full Interview 6:36 Listen Manitoba's Minister of Agriculture and Resource Development says the province's top priority in developing plans for...

WCVM Launches Initiative to Create Bank of Cell Lines for Culturing Viruses

Farmscape for February 7, 2020 Full Interview 11:10 Listen The Western College of Veterinary Medicine has launched an initiative aimed at identifying new cell lines...