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Wednesday, November 25, 2015
MSD Animal Health Launches High Quality Congress Website to Support Farmers
GLOBAL - MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the USA and Canada) has launched of a High Quality Congress website to support producers of aquaculture, poultry and swine. ...
2016 IPPE Offering Free Bus Service
US - Free bus service will be available for the upcoming 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE)....
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Hog Slat Feed Bins Are Built Like a Tank
GLOBAL - Feed storage can be costly, so Hog Slat designs its feed bins to offer producers the longest-lasting feed storage product possible....
Pork Commentary: Our Week Was Interesting
US - This past week we had an interesting week travelling in Texas, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas....
Monday, November 23, 2015
Canada Market Report
CANADA - Ontario producers are by and large coming off a marvelous fall for harvest. They have been blessed with mostly favourable weather for getting fall work done and a bountiful harvest, with lots...
Friday, November 20, 2015
Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit Returning to 2016 IPPE
US - The eighth annual Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit will be held during the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia....
Thursday, November 19, 2015
PEDv Global Insights: Investment Being Made for Future
ANALYSIS - Joel Harris, Harrisvaccines Head of Sales and Marketing, shared insights regarding Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) from his recent global travels. ...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Pork Commentary: Hog Market Train Wreck Continues
US - The collapse of the US Cash Hog Market continued last week with 53–54 per cent lean hogs dropping 7¢ (64.19 to 57.66) or about $14 per head, writes Jim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc. ...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Market Intelligence Forum Returning to 2016 IPPE
US – Input costs, global competition and increasing regulatory requirements present ever-changing challenges for the poultry and egg industry....
Genesus Appoints General Manager for South East Asia
GLOBAL - Genesus, a leader in hyperprolific Yorkshire and Landrace maternal lines and Duroc Terminals and the world’s largest registrar of high health purebred genetics, has announced that Paul Anderson,...
Monday, November 16, 2015
IPPE Ranks in TSNN’s Top 25 Fastest Growing Trade Shows, Based on Net Square Feet
US - The 2014 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) was recently recognised by “Trade Show News Network” as being in their Top 25 Fastest Growing Trade Shows, based on net square feet....
Mexico Market Report
MEXICO - FAO estimates higher meat production during the coming 10 years due to the trend of the low grain prices in terms of USD, as has happened during this year, writes Carlos A. Peralta, President...
Friday, November 13, 2015
MSD Animal Health to Acquire Harrisvaccines
US - MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the United States and Canada) has entered into an agreement to acquire Harrisvaccines, a privately-held company that develops, manufactures and sells...
MSD Animal Health Honors New Foot-and-Mouth Disease Research
VIET NAM - MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the USA and Canada) is proud to announce the presentation of awards to four young scientists at the Global Foot-and-Mouth Disease Research...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
MSD Animal Health Announces European Commission Approval of First Intradermal Vaccine Against Porcine Circovirus Type 2
EU - Swine producers can now protect their piglets against three major swine diseases with a needle-free intradermal device from MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the United States and...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
2016 IPPE Exceeds 1200 Exhibitors
US - With two months remaining until the trade show, the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) has surpassed 1200 exhibitors with more than 456,000 net square feet of exhibit space....
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Pork Commentary: Tough Week for Hog Markets
CANADA - December Lean Hog Futures fell $4.20 this past week. February declined $4.45. Cash hogs dropped 6¢ lb. or $13.00 per head. Sucks to be a pig farm as we now have the lowest hog prices in 6 years,...
Monday, November 09, 2015
China Market Report
CHINA - Looking at the size of the breakdown of the inventory for August, 2015, the adjusted information from MOA is indicating 387.50 million on-farm pigs and a 38.63 million sow herd (as compared to...
Saturday, November 07, 2015
Novus International Releases Seventh Annual Sustainability Report
GLOBAL - Novus International, Inc. has released its 2014 Sustainability Report, which documents and measures the Company's comprehensive social, environmental and economic sustainability program....
Friday, November 06, 2015
Research on Swine Respiratory Diseases Beyond PRRS Now Eligible for Funding
US - Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) continues to challenge the swine industry, both in management and profitability, but it’s not the only respiratory disease attacking producers’...
First Official Veterinarian Conference Calls for Increased Communication
UK - A call for increased information flow between the Animal and Plant Health Agency, private vets and farmers on bovine TB testing, the complexities of arranging the export of travelling horses and challenges...
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
Positive Sales Growth Marks Another Successful Year for AB Vista
GLOBAL - AB Vista has announced sales growth of more than 20% for the financial year ended 13 September 2015....
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
Novus Secures Key Intermediate Plant for ALIMET® Production
US - Novus International, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the Methylmercaptopropanal (MMP) plant from Union Carbide Corporation, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, in St Charles Parish,...
Pork Commentary: IV Congreso Nacional de Productuores Porcicolas
MEXICO - This past week we attended the OPORPA Swine Association of Mexico’s annual congress in Riviera Nayarit, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. This congress was held at the 5 star Paradise Village all-inclusive...
Monday, November 02, 2015
AB Vista Appoints Garzanti Specialties S.p.A as Italian Distributor
ITALY - AB Vista has announced a new partnership with Milan-based distribution company Garzanti Specialties S.p.A, to supply its current enzyme portfolio to the Italian market, including the intrinsically...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
USA Hog Market Report
US - Consumers will always spend a certain amount of money for meat, but the market share of competing meats is often ignored, writes Alan Bentley, Sales & Service....
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Novus Launches New Global Campaign: “Realize the Hidden Value”
GLOBAL - Novus International, Inc., a leader in animal nutrition, recently launched a new global advertising campaign, “Realize the Hidden Value”, which highlights the added-value of the Company’s...
Meat Institute Announces Annual Awards Luncheon at 2016 IPPE
US - The North American Meat Institute (NAMI) will honor industry leaders at its Annual Awards Luncheon at the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, Georgia....
PIC China's 2015 Symposium Highlights Value Components
CHINA - The 2015 PIC Symposium, with the theme "Value in the Hands of the Customer”, was held on the 11th of October in the city of Nanjing, China. The event was acclaimed a great success by the audience...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Pork Commentary: China! China! China!
CHINA - The China pork market continues to be the wildcard for the hog price prospects for both the North American and EU markets....
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