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20 June 2017
Nutriad launches its NutriTrace® minerals in USA
The American pork sector continues strong in 2017, driven by the export market and slightly lower hog weights. Companies across the sector are investing in new plants and supply is set to increase by 3%...
16 June 2017
Vissan Slashes Pork Prices to Boost Sales
VIET NAM - Several southern retailers are launching promotional offers to boost the sale of pork amid slump in prices, which have hit farmers hard recently....
ADM enters speciality feed ingredient collaboration with Anco
Archer Daniels Midlands Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has entered into a strategic collaboration with Austria-based Anco Animal Nutrition Competence GmbH to provide Anco’s line of specialty...
Genesus global market report: Russia
The Russian pig Price continues to remain high at 115 Roubles ($2.01) per live kg. Good producers have a cost of production that should be 65 Roubles per kg (all costs). On a 125kg live-weight pig at slaughter...
Injection syringes – your reliable ic choice
The Swiss made Socorex® self-refilling syringes with spring-loaded plunger and three-way valve system are designed for serial precision animal injections. ...
15 June 2017
World Pork Expo: PIC Advances Swine Nutrition with Manual, New Tools
ANALYSIS - At PIC, they are providing genetics as well as the technical expertise to producers to help realize the genetic potential at the slat level. One of those areas of technical expertise that PIC...
13 June 2017
Jim Long Pork Commentary: World Pork Expo Report
Last week the World Pork Expo was held in Des Moines, Iowa. The World Pork Expo is the largest Global Swine Event held annually. Our WPX report....
Genesus and National Hog Farmer: Global Mega Producer Initiative.
At the WPX Genesus in conjunction with the National Hog Farmer launched the Global Mega Producer Initiative. The Initiative recognizes the Global Producers over 100,000 sows....
10 June 2017
World Pork Expo: Genesus' Jim Long Expects Strong '17 Pig Prices in US, China & EU
ANALYSIS - Jim Long, President and CEO of Genesus Genetics, shares expectations for 2017 pig prices in the US, Canada, Russia, China and the EU, as well as global drivers of the swine industry....
09 June 2017
Nutriad applying weather forecasts to predict mycotoxin challenge
Using a compilation of data from past weather patterns, combined with regional mycotoxin levels of past six years, multinational feed additives producer Nutriad has created a model to generating predictive...
08 June 2017
World Pork Expo: Infection/Prevention Chain Helps Control PRRS
ANALYSIS - The Infection/Prevention Chain™ concept relies on a simple disease management equation: to control disease producers need to minimize disease exposure and maximize immunity....
07 June 2017
Maple Leaf Pursuing Ambition to Become Most Sustainable Protein Company
CANADA - Maple Leaf Foods has announced its ambition to be the most sustainable protein company on earth, based on a sweeping set of principles and an expansive sustainability agenda that has yielded substantial...
Jim Long Pork Commentary: World Pork Expo
This week is the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa. It is the premier annual Pork Expo held in the World. ...
Nutriad Rolls Out Program On Alternative To AGP Use At Indolivestock, Surabaya, Indonesia
The 12th Indonesia's No.1 Livestock, Feed, Dairy, and Fisheries Industry Show in Indonesia - INDO LIVESTOCK 2017 Expo & Forum, May 17 – 19, 2017...
06 June 2017
Pig Health Today website now online, offering ‘all health, all the time’
Pig Health Today, a new website focused solely on news and information related to swine health, was launched today to help the US and global pork industries stay on top of the latest on disease management,...
05 June 2017
Investment in Feed Supply Chain to Enhance Competitiveness
NIGERIA - Livestock Feeds Plc, a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria Plc, has announced that it is currently investing in its supply chain operation to drive further growth, and enable it deliver better value...
Merck Animal Health Calls For World Rabies Day Awards Submissions
For the second consecutive year, Merck Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada) will be recognizing individuals and organizations who work to prevent rabies in their...
31 May 2017
Osborne Introduces New Wean-to-Finish Feeder
Finding the most efficient method of feeding pigs has been a never ending quest for producers and equipment suppliers alike....
VIDEO: After 25 years of PRRS research, what are still the main knowledge gaps?
Submit your PRRS research proposal by 1st July to access one of three €25.000 grant opportunities. Click on the banner below to find out more. ...
VIDEO: What is the impact of the European PRRS research awards?
Submit your PRRS research proposal by 1st July to access one of three €25.000 grant opportunities. Click on the banner below to find out more. ...
VIDEO: What is the value of the PRRS Research awards? by Nicolas Rose
Submit your PRRS research proposal by 1st July to access one of three €25.000 grant opportunities. Click on the banner below to find out more. ...
VIDEO: What is the value of the PRRS Research Awards? by Dr. Andrea Ladinig
Submit your PRRS research proposal by 1st July to access one of three €25.000 grant opportunities. Click on the banner below to find out more. ...
Comprehensive Online Management Biosecurity Assessment Tool
Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has expanded its suite of innovative biosecurity resources to help swine farms control the introduction and spread of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS)....
Zoetis Influence Feed: Tracking Influential issues in Food and Agriculture - May 15 - 29.
Zoetis has created a bite-size brief of the 5 topics that are having the biggest impact on food and agriculture in the US. ...
Novus: Offering More Knowledge and Value at World Pork Expo
As a science-based company, Novus takes pride in presenting quality research and data to customers to help increase understanding of animal growth, gut health, nutritional needs, and solutions to optimize...
Does Meat Quality Really Matter?
The conversation about meat quality in pork is not necessarily a new topic, however the momentum of the discussion and action by packers is. ...
30 May 2017
Danish Crown Reports 15% Increase in Payment for Pigs
DENMARK - In the first six months of the financial year 2016/2017 Danish Crown increased the payment for pigs supplied by the farmer owners by almost 15 per cent or DKK 600 million relative to the year...
Jim Long Pork Commentary: U.S Lean Hog Contracts Reach New Highs
The bullish run of summer Lean Hog Contracts continued last week with the CME Friday close reaching new life of contract highs. ...
26 May 2017
Global Market Report: Genesus
The cull sow market does not get a lot of attention. Along with the cash hog market the price of cull sows has increased. We have doubled the price in the last few weeks. It is grilling season and the...
25 May 2017
Tyson, World Resources Institute Team Up on Environmental Goals
US - As part of its deeper commitment to sustainable food production, Tyson Foods, Inc. has announced a collaboration with the World Resources Institute (WRI) to develop industry leading, science-based...
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