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Friday, April 18, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States Wyckoff's Closing Hog Market: Hogs Close Higher Thursday
ANALYSIS - June CME lean hogs closed up $1.12 at $124.90 Thursday. Prices closed nearer the session high, hit a two-week high and closed at a bullish weekly high close today. ...
Pig Industry News from United States PED Update in US: Outbreaks in 30 States
US - The total number of farms that have tested positive for the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED) virus now stands at 5,790, writes Jackie Linden. With Virginia and Vermont reporting outbreaks, PED has...
Pig Industry News from United States US Begins to Report Swine Delta Corona Virus Cases
US - The National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN) began collating testing data on swine delta corona virus (SDCv) for the week of 30 March 2014. SDCv is a similar type of virus to the one that...
Pig Industry News from United States Dr Jim McKean Passes Away
US - The death has been announced of renowned pig veterinarian, Dr Jim McKean of Iowa State University....
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States Hog Futures: Lean Pig Closed Up on Wednesday
US - June lean hogs closed up $1.17 at $123.70 Wednesday. Prices closed nearer the session high. ...
Pig Industry News from United States Pork Checkoff Updates Youth PQA Plus Programme
US - Consumers want to know how their food is produced. Through its Youth Pork Quality Assurance Plus programme (PQA), the National Pork Board will make training available to young producers so they can...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States Minnesota Vet College in Line for PED Research Funding
US - Seeking ways to beat Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED), University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine is in line for additional funding....
Pig Industry News from United States Wisconsin Farmers on Alert for Pig Diarrhoea Virus
WISCONSIN, US - The state's pig producers have been warned against transporting infected material to their farms to ward off Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED) virus using the 'feedback' method....
Pig Industry News from United States Wyckoff's Closing Report: Hog Futures Lower
US - June lean hogs closed down $0.12 at $122.52 Tuesday. Prices closed nearer the session low. ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States Hog Futures: June Lean Hogs Closed up Thursday
US - June lean hogs closed up $1.47 at $122.70 Thursday. ...
Pig Industry News from United States CME: Lean Hogs Futures Keeping Pace with Cash Hog Market
US - To say it has been a wild ride in the Lean Hogs futures markets this week would be just a bit of an understatement, don’t you think? Wednesday’s limit down—limit up day made us feel we were...
Pig Industry News from United States Pork Commentary: US Hog Market Continues to Run Higher than a Year Ago
US - The US hog market continues to run over $100 per head higher than last year. It is unprecedented, with weekly US hog marketings of over two million a week and pork production just fractionally lower...
Pig Industry News from United States What Is Happening or Will Happen to Packing Capacity?
US - Last week’s news that Quality Meat Packers and an affiliate enterprise, Toronto Abattoirs, filed “Notices of Intention” to submit proposals for re-organization under Canada’s Bankruptcy and...
Monday, April 14, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States CME: USDA Lowers US Pork Export Estimates
US - The latest USDA WASDE report contained a number of key revisions to both grain supply estimates and meat production forecasts, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
Pig Industry News from United States Updated Advice on Lidocaine for Pain Relief in Pigs
US - The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) has provided further information on the use of lidocaine for pain relief in pigs....
Pig Industry News from United States Hog Outlook: US Pork Exports up in February
US - US pork exports were up 5.5 per cent in February compared to a year ago thanks to increased shipments to Mexico, China and Colombia, write Ron Plain and Scott Brown....
Pig Industry News from United States Voluntary Withdrawal of Antimicrobials for Use in Food-Producing Animals
US - The US Food and Drug Administration is today announcing that five drug sponsors holding animal drug applications affected by Guidance For Industry (GFI) #213 have requested that FDA withdraw approval...
Pig Industry News from United States Farmers Union's Statement on Safe, Accurate Food Labelling Act
US - National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson issued a statement in opposition to H.R. 4432, The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2014, sponsored by Reps. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., and G.K....
Friday, April 11, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States CME: Dramatic Rise in Beef, Pork Products
US - One of the puzzles for end users, traders and other participants in the beef and pork market is the dramatic rise in prices for some products in the first quarter of 2014, write Steve Meyer and...
Pig Industry News from United States Hog Futures: April Hog Futures Closed Higher Thursday
US - April hogs closed up $0.15 at $125.17....
Pig Industry News from United States First PED Outbreak Reported in Virginia
VIRGINIA, US - Following the first report of an outbreak of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED) in the state, the State Veterinarian has advised livestock show managers and exhibitors to observe strict biosecurity....
Pig Industry News from United States PED Hits West Michigan, Kills Thousands of Piglets
WEST MICHIGAN, US - Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED) is reported to have spread and killed thousands of pigs in West Michigan....
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States Hog Futures: June Lean Hogs Closed up Wednesday
US - June lean hogs closed up the $3.00 limit at $121.75 Wednesday....
Pig Industry News from United States CME: Meat, Poultry Prices Continue to Rise Faster than General Inflation Rate
US - US consumer level meat and poultry demand has performed well so far in 2014, report Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
Pig Industry News from United States Japan Must Eliminate Tariffs, Says Pork Producers Council
US - With US Trade Representative Michael Froman in Japan this week and that country recently concluding a free trade agreement with Australia, the National Pork Producers Council has again called on Japan...
Pig Industry News from United States Cargill Sees Earnings Dip
US - US agrifoods giant Cargill has shown net earnings of $319 million in the third quarter of the financial year, down 28 per cent from $445 million in the same quarter a year ago....
Pig Industry News from United States US Food Prices Heading Downwards
US - Food price inflation has generally been falling over recent decades, according to a new report from the USDA Economic Research Service (ERS)....
Pig Industry News from United States USDA Supply, Demand Report: Friendly for Corn, Soybeans; Bearish for Wheat
ANALYSIS - The April USDA supply and demand report contained no major surprises. However, the latest government data was deemed a bit bullish for corn and soybeans, and modestly bearish for wheat, reports...
Pig Industry News from United States AFIA to Host Historic Feed Industry Conference
US - The American Feed Industry Association will host the Feed Industry Institute in Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 16-19. ...
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Pig Industry News from United States Pig Manure Hauling Precautions Advised
US - Producers, manure handlers and land-owners need to work together to reduce the risk of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED) virus during manure application season....
 
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