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ThePigSite Newsletter - 11 September 2017

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Monday 11th September 2017.

This Week's Articles and Analysis

Company News

Genesus Global Market Report: USA Market
Seaboard Triumph Foods new Sioux City Plant is open for business. As with any start-up it will have a bumpy start. We need to pay attention to exports as we are ramping up production and slaughter 10-12%.
Jim Long Pork Commentary: Gene edited pork, will anyone buy?
According to the Pew Research Center nearly 40% of the Americans believe Genetically Modified foods are bad for their health. In Europe we expect the percentage is higher.
World Pork Expo: CEVA Growing US Business
ANALYSIS - Matt Kocher, US director of marketing for CEVA Animal Health, shares details about CEVA's growth and portfolio development.

Global Pig Industry News

   United States

CME: US Pork Export Tonnage Falters in July
US Pork Exports Lower in July
HSUS Seeks Cage-Free Status for Pork, Veal & Eggs in California
CME: Lean Hog Contract Prices All Lower Week-over-week


China's PPI Rises 6.3%; CPI Up 1.8% in August
China's August Inflation Expected to Rise as Food Prices Increase


Hog Producers Positioned to Withstand Higher Canadian Dollar
Threats to End NAFTA Expected to Make Negotiators' Jobs More Difficult
Increased Interest Rates Negatively Impact Hog Producers
Nutrition Key to Improved Reproductive Performance, Longevity of Sows

   United Kingdom

SPP Continues to Drift Downwards
University Expert Calls for Brexit to Revolutionise Sustainable Farming
Pig Prices Showing Return to Seasonal Pattern in 2017
Continued Inflation in Retail Pork Prices

   Russian Federation

Cherkizovo Ranks First Among Russia's Meat Producers


Study Reveals Whole Grains Decrease Colorectal Cancer Risk; Processed Meats Increase Risk

   European Union

EU Pig Prices: Markets Remain Unchanged; Prices Decrease in South
EU Weaner Price Continues to Fall


ASF Outbreak in Ukrainian Farms Kills Pigs

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The Drost Project - A Visual Guide to Porcine, Pig Reproduction.
AB Vista - White Paper
Animal Health Investment Asia
Antimicrobial Resistance

Thermo Fisher - PRRSV Screening Alternatives Webinar
Biomin - Science & Solutions
Official Vet Conference 21-22 September 2017


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PIC - Never Stop Improving

Biomin - Naturally Ahead
Novus International
Boehringer Ingelheim - Prevention Works
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Genesus - The first power in genetics
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Osborne Industries - Fast Start wean to finish feeder
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