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31 March 2015
Pork Commentary: Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report - Hope or Disaster?
US - The USDA has released its March 2015 Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report, but is it hope or disaster? writes Jim Long President – CEO Genesus Inc....
30 March 2015
Genesus Discusses the Intricacies of Carcass and Meat Quality
CANADA - Raising pigs is all about feeding a rapidly growing human population and profitability. It is easy to identify the key components to a successful and profitable operation: sow productivity, growth...
How To Select an Ag Replacement Motor
GLOBAL - Today’s livestock operations rely on electric motors to function. Unfortunately, like all things mechanical, motors wear out and have to be replaced, writes Hog Slat's Scott Bauck. ...
27 March 2015
Tican-Danish Crown Slaughterhouse Merger Approved
DENMARK - An overwhelming majority of Tican and Danish Crown’s owners have approved the merger of the two cooperative societies....
26 March 2015
New European Joint Venture for Sow Meat Deboning, Sales
EU - Danish Crown and Westfleisch have decided to join forces regarding deboning and sales of sow meat as they propose to found a 50:50 joint venture called Westcrown....
25 March 2015
80 Per Cent of Livestock Producing Regions Face High Threats from Mycotoxins
GLOBAL - Mycotoxin-related threats to livestock production are severe or high in 80 per cent of regions worldwide according to the latest BIOMIN Mycotoxin Survey. Those areas registered three or more major...
Agriculture Industries Call for Future Growth, Sustainability
UK - The Agriculture Industries Confederation (AIC) is urging the next Government to pursue growth and sustainability....
24 March 2015
Pork Commentary: Looking for the Pony in the Manure Pile!
CANADA & US - By nature, swine producers are more optimistic than the general population, writes Jim Long President, CEO of Genesus Inc. ...
AB Vista Appoints Trio of Team Members for India Business
INDIA - AB Vista is welcoming three new staff to its expanding business in South Asia as the company continues to grow in the region....
20 March 2015
Over 500 Customers Attend Ceva’s “State of the Art” Seminar in Bangkok
THAILAND - Over 500 customers attended Ceva’s “state of the art” seminars held in conjunction with VIV Asia and opened by Thailand’s former Deputy Prime Minister, Dr Yukol Limlamthong. ...
19 March 2015
Planning Application Withdrawn for Foston Pig Farm
UK - Midland Pig Producers has withdrawn its current Planning Application for a pig farm, with associated biogas plant, at land near Foston Prison in Derbyshire....
Diagnostics at Work: Blood Sampling in Pigs
GLOBAL - Blood samples can be tested for the presence of antibodies to a range of pathogens, explains Life Technologies. ...
Clint Lewis Named 2015 Agribusiness Leader of the Year
US - Clint Lewis, Executive Vice President and President, US Operations at Zoetis, was recently named the 2015 Agribusiness Leader of the Year by the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA)....
Surveying the Global Mycotoxin Threat
GLOBAL - Biomin has launched an infographic providing a global view of mycotoxin occurrence and the main trends from its latest Mycotoxin Survey....
18 March 2015
Commitment to Animal Welfare Highlighted by Scottish Charter
SCOTLAND, UK - Quality Meat Scotland’s (QMS) commitment to animal welfare in the production of beef, lamb and pork in Scotland is highlighted in the “Animal Welfare and Wellbeing Charter”....
Pork Commentary: US Hog Market Languishes
CANADA - We went to the United Kingdom and Spain, and we hoped when we returned we would see stronger lean hog markets. So much for that! What we had last Friday was life of contract lows on all future...
Nutriad Announces New Asian Partnership
THAILAND - At the recent VIV Asia in Bangkok (Thailand), Nutriad formally announced new distribution partnerships in Thailand and Philippines. ...
17 March 2015
Pork Profits in 2015
US - In recent weeks, live hog prices reached five-year lows, according to Megan Grubner of Harrisvaccines....
Lithuanian Version Launched of Biomin's Corporate Web Site
LITHUANIA - Biomin has now launched a Lithuanian version of the new corporate web site....
Expert Panel Calls for Closer Collaboration Between Human, Animal Health
THE NETHERLANDS - Experts in animal and human health called on the medical, veterinary, public health and related healthcare communities to collaborate more closely to prevent and combat diseases, reports...
Two Kinds of Diarrhoea in Weaned Piglets, One Solution
US - Some cases of diarrhoea are caused by osmotic diarrhoea rather than a pathogen directly, says Novus International's swine technical manager....
16 March 2015
Pork Checkoff Honors 2014 Pork Industry Environmental Stewards
US - The Pork Checkoff, along with its cosponsor, National Hog Farmer magazine, honored the 2014 Pork Industry Environmental Stewards at the 2015 National Pork Industry Forum held in San Antonio, Texas,...
Bio-economics for Pigs
CANADA - The better we understand the biology of the Genesus pig, the better we can help them stay healthy and reach their genetic potential, according to Dr Joe Rogowsky, Director of Health and Biosecurity....
Better Health for Higher Profit in Pig Production
BELGIUM - Considering the great amount of water pigs require to drink in order to achieve their optimal performance in terms of feed conversion, daily gain, health level etc., water intake will have a...
Artes Biotechnology Announces Collaboration with Boehringer Ingelheim
GERMANY - ARTES Biotechnology has announced a collaboration with global pharmaceutical company, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health....
Danish Crown Cuts Slaughter Capacity at Ringsted
DENMARK - After several years of falling slaughter pig production in Denmark, Danish Crown is again having to adjust slaughtering capacity at its Danish pig slaughterhouses....
12 March 2015
Nutriad Appoints EMEA Director
BELGIUM - Multinational feed additive producer Nutriad has appointed Simon Martyn as Regional Director EMEA....
11 March 2015
Obtain Dual Benefits with Ceva’s New Fertility Product Fertipig
GLOBAL - Ceva Animal Health has introduced Fertipig® to its Swine reproduction range....
10 March 2015
Nutriad Product Boosts Piglet Feed Intake
BELGIUM - Nutriad has introduced DELISTART®, its new concept for piglet diets....
09 March 2015
Novus Receives Two Regional Awards at Best of NAMA
US - Novus International, Inc. has recently received two regional National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) awards, which recognise the best work in agricultural communications. ...
 
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