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Manitoba Pork Raises Alarm Over Non-Native Invasive Species

Farmscape for July 30, 2021 Full Interview 8:22 Listen The General Manager of Manitoba Pork is calling for action to address the invasion of Manitoba...

Prairie Hog Country- August/September 2021

Pleased to share the August/September core section of Prairie Hog Country was uploaded to press earlier today. This edition is jam packed with lots of...

Alberta Study Examines Infectivity of PED Infected Stored Hog Manure

Farmscape for July 28, 2021 Full Interview 19:29 Listen Researchers working on behalf of Swine Innovation Porc hope to have a clearer idea by this...

CONTROL OF SOW MORTALITY BY CLOSTRIDIUM NOVYI VACCINATION IN ARGENTINA

Agosto1 , M.; Corletti1 , G.; Fernandez2 , S.; Boix3 , O. *Corresponding author (oriol.boix@hipra.com) 1 SuperPorco S.R.L., 2 Hipra Argentina, S.A., 3 HIPRA, Amer (Girona)...

PRRS 1-4-4 Variant Shows More Dramatic Impacts than Other PRRS Viruses

Farmscape for July 23, 2021 Feature Report Listen SHIC/AASV PRRS-114 Webinar 1:16:56 Listen Dr. Paul Yeske 11:12 Listen PRRS-1-4-4-ZOOM-webinar Listen A swine...

Subunit Vaccines Offer Potential for Protection from Brachyspira

Farmscape for July 21, 2021 Full Interview 17:45 Listen A Professor with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine says, if they can be shown to...

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....

China’s 50% Slump in Pork Imports May Cool Global Food Costs

China’s record demand for foreign pork is about to crater after domestic prices plummeted, potentially easing pressure on the world meat market and cooling...

Researchers Explore Potential of Subunit Vaccines to Protect Pigs from Swine Dysentery

Farmscape for July 13, 2021 Full Interview 17:45 Listen The Western College of Veterinary Medicine is exploring the potential for subunit vaccines to protect pigs...

$13 million invested in a fromer beef plant for pork processing

Donald's Fine Foods, owner of Thunder Creek Pork, is retrofitting the old beef plant for a pork processing facility. The company took out a $12.7...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, National Pork Industry Conference , July 13th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Today we are on the way to the National Pork Industry Conference (NPIC) in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. It’s...

Researchers Explore Mechanisms Responsible for Gastric Ulcers in Pigs

Farmscape for July 9, 2021 Full Interview 11:17 Listen Research underway at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine aims to allow swine producers to increase...

Farmers Encouraged to Step Up Interaction with Consumers

Farmscape for July 8, 2021 Full Interview 8:45 Listen The General Manager of Manitoba Pork is encouraging farmers, both in Canada and abroad, to capitalize...

Jim Long Pork Commentary, PRRS Ripping U.S. Hog Production, July 5th 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Everyday we hear about new PRRS breaks. The latest is that 4 - 6,000 sow units being depopulated....

Outlook for Swine Sector Cautiously Optimistic

Farmscape for July 2, 2021 Full Interview 9:22 Listen An economist with Farm Credit Canada says, despite the prospects of higher feed costs and rising...