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Friday, January 23, 2015
Boehringer Ingelheim, Sanofi in Contract Manufacturing Alliance
GERMANY - Boehringer Ingelheim and Sanofi have entered into an alliance to extend Sanofi’s manufacturing capacity network for therapeutic monoclonal antibodies....
Erich Erber Honoured by Receiving PhD hc from Kasetsart University
THAILAND - In a dignified ceremony graced by the presence of HRH Princess Chulabhorn, 2,450 students of Kasetsart University (Bangkok) received their degrees, and Erich Erber, the founder of Biomin and...
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Big Dutchman Acquires Controlling Interest in Proline Group
ASIA & OCEANIA - The Big Dutchman group based in Vechta, Germany, has acquired a controlling interest of the Canada-based Proline Group to strengthen further its position in Asia....
Novus Highlights Mineral Solutions at IPPE 2015
US - Novus is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of its highly-effective chelated trace minerals, MINTREX, and will host several events at IPPE to commemorate the occasion....
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Pork Commentary: Bloom off Rose in US Markets
US - This week we will be at the Banff Pork Seminar. If you are there come visit us at the Genesus Reception in the St. James Pub downtown Banff Tuesday 9 pm until close and/or visit our exhibit at the...
Friday, January 16, 2015
Viet Nam Hog Markets
VIET NAM - Viet Nam currently has about 26.80 million pigs (up 1.90 per cent from this time last year)....
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Boehringer Ingelheim Announces Changes to Swine Marketing Team
US - In an ongoing effort to better provide customers with technical swine health information and recognise outstanding performance, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc. (BIVI) announces several personnel...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
University of Nottingham Collaborates with Zoetis to Improve Feed Efficiency
UK - The University of Nottingham has secured funding from Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) to undertake a four-year project with Zoetis, the leading global animal health...
BIVI FLEXcombo Swine Vaccine Now Available in 50-Dose Presentation
US - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (BIVI) makes it easier for producers and veterinarians to vaccinate pigs against porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) and Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae with a single injection...
Pork Commentary: US Hog Market Lowest in Nearly Two Years
GLOBAL - Last week, the US Lean Hog Market for 53-54 per cent hogs was 77.50 per pound; a year ago, it was 81 cents. We are now trading hogs at the lowest prices in nearly two years. The lean hog price...
Fostera PRRS Licensed to Help Protect the Whole Pig Herd
US - Additional label claims for Fostera PRRS help to protect pigs from PRRS at every production stage, Zoetis has announced....
Thursday, January 08, 2015
Canada: Hog Markets
CANADA - Despite the variability and price spikes in March and July, which sent both cash hog prices and pork cutout values to all-time highs, prices end the year close to where they started, writes Bob...
Producer Says SowMAX Reduces Feed Waste
GLOBAL - Interest in SowMAX was high at EuroTier 2014 in Hannover, Germany, and one producer has seen a reduction in feed waste, writes Hog Slat's Scott Bauck....
IPPE Offers Free Cuttin' up, Cookin' Demonstrations
US - The 2015 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) will host a variety of cooking demonstrations and a student culinary arts competition in the Cuttin’ Up & Cookin’ Booth, B8641....
Wednesday, January 07, 2015
Corbett Named Vice President of Osborne Industries
US - Osborne Industries, Inc., a diversified manufacturer of pig production equipment and thermoset-molded plastics, has named Vicki Corbett as Vice President, CSM, by the company’s Board of Directors....
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
Pork Commentary: Reaction to 1 December USDA Report
US - The USDA December 1st Hogs and Pigs Report that was released a week ago was not negative for lean hog futures, writes Jim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc....
Friday, January 02, 2015
Optimising Commercial Value from Best Generation Enzymes
US - A recent webinar shows how to optimise performance with the inclusion of Best Generation enzymes in the diet, says Novus International....
Mexico: Hog Market
MEXICO - 2014 was an excellent yet atypical year for the Mexican pork industry, write Carlos A. Peralta (President) and R. Carlos Rodríguez (Vice-president) of Genesus Mexico....
Thursday, January 01, 2015
Nutriad Inc Celebrates 50th Anniversary
US - In November 2013, Nutriad, Inc. celebrated its 50th anniversary as a company with friends, current and former employees, partners, venders and trade media. ...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Biomin Web Site Now Available in Czech
CZECH REPUBLIC - Biomin has now launched a Czech version of the new corporate web site....
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Pork Commentary: US Expansion Hog Cycle is Still Alive
US - What does the most profitable year in US swine production ever lead to? Simple answer - Expansion! Writes Jim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc....
Monday, December 29, 2014
China: Hog Markets
CHINA - China, the pork powerhouse of the world, has over 51 per cent of the world’s population of pigs raised within China, writes Ron Lane, Senior Consultant for Genesus China....
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
US Hog Market Price Decline
US - The last couple of weeks have not been too shiny for US hog producers. Lean Hog Futures have declined about 10 per cent , corn has gone up 30¢ a bushel, and Cash Lean Hogs have dropped 5¢ to 83.40,...
Monday, December 22, 2014
Copper: an Essential Component for Pig Performance
US - Supplementing pig diets with copper significantly improved daily gain, according to Novus International, citing a recent meta-analysis of available study results. ...
Biomin Opens Research Centre in Thailand
THAILAND - Built with natural, functional and sustainable materials, the Erber Research Center was recently opened on the grounds of Kasetsart University at its Khamphaeng Saen Campus in Nakhon Pathom...
Zoetis Declares First Quarter 2015 Dividend
US - Zoetis has declared its first-quarter 2015 dividend, and the Board has approved a 15 per cent payment increase....
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Spain & Portugal: Hog Markets
SPAIN & PORTUGAL - On 16 November, Campofrio’s packing plant in Burgos caught fire and was totally burned, writes Mercedes Vega from Genesus....
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Higher Test Weights: Hypor Delivers Feed-Efficient Finishers
THE NETHERLANDS - The global pork industry is moving towards higher slaughter weights, led by the United States....
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Pork Commentary: Prairie Livestock Expo
CANADA - "Last week, we attended the Prairie Livestock Expo in Winnipeg, Manitoba. This was the first Prairie Livestock Expo as it has replaced what was known as Manitoba Hog Days," writes Jim Long President,...
Novus Receives Award for Top Feed Additive Brand in China
CHINA - Novus International, Inc. has been recognised as one of the Top 10 feed additive brands in China at the 2014 Saier Media User’s Choice Awards....
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