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Monday 31st July 2017.

This Week's Articles and Analysis

Company News

Want better biosecurity? Start with your pig trailers
Improving transportation biosecurity may be the last frontier the swine industry needs to conquer to help prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
Global Market Report: Russia Market Report August 2017
The pig Price in Russia continues to remain high at 116 Roubles ($1.93) per live kg. High profits of up to $100 per pig for effective producers continue!
Feed biosecurity must address risk of PEDV transmission
The biosecurity of swine feed is important for producing healthy animals and safe pork. But until 2013, feed was considered a low-risk vehicle for transmitting viral pathogens to swine.
Jim Long Pork Commentary: Summer market continues to be lucrative
The summer hog market continues to provide strong profits. Lean Hogs over 90¢ lb. Last year same time U.S lean hogs were averaging 72¢ lb. The difference at least $36 per head to the better. Huge profit margin improvement.

Global Pig Industry News

   United States

CDC Reports 11 H3N2v Flu Cases Linked to Ohio Fair
NPPC Backs EPA Request to Delay Emissions Reporting Requirements for Farmers
US Agriculture Recognises Value of NAFTA
CME: Total Pork in Cold Storage During Mid-2017 Down 4%
NPPC Supports Legislation to Stop States from Dictating Production in Other States
CME: Hog Prices Appear to be Making Annual Peak
Nutritional Value of Soybean Meal Varies Among Sources from Different Countries

   Viet Nam

US Beef, Pork Popular Attractions at Food and Hotel Viet Nam

   European Union

Pig Prices Ease but Remain Higher than 2016, Reports QMS
EU Report: More Evidence on Link Between Antibiotic Use, Antibiotic Resistance
EU Pig Prices: Markets Stabilising
EU Pig Meat Exports to China Continue to Struggle


Two Weeks with No New PED Cases in Manitoba Cause for Optimism
Agreement on New Agricultural Partnership Offers Stability
Manitoba Swine Vets Apply PED Strategies to Address PRRS
CPC’s Priorities Align Closely with Priority Areas Identified in Ag Partnership Statement
Swine Innovation Porc Prepared for Next Ag Policy Framework
ARC and E Approach Proving Effective in Dealing with PED
Manitoba PED Outbreak Appears on the Decline

   United Kingdom

Spot Quotes a Gnat's Crochet Easier Than Recently
Event Sets Focus for Future R&D in UK Agriculture


IFA Reports Pig Prices Up 4c/Kg in July


CETA Offers Potential Benefits for Canada's Red Meat Exporters


Pig Breeding, Chicken Egg Production Named as Growth Points in EEU States

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