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29 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global EU Urged to Give Way on Pork, Dairy Sectors in Talks with Japan
JAPAN & EU - Japanese farm minister Yuji Yamamoto urged the European Union on Tuesday to give way on its demand that Japan open its market to dairy products from the bloc....
28 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global EU Pig Meat Exports to China Under Pressure
EU & CHINA - Based on the latest figures from Eurostat, total exports, including offal, to all third countries fell 4 per cent year-on-year during the first four months of 2017, according to Dorian Harris,...
Pig Industry News from Global Latest Comments Related to NAFTA Cause for Optimism
CANADA, MEXICO & US - The Chair of the Saskatchewan Pork Development Board says recent comments related to the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement are cause for renewed optimism, according...
27 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Diagnostics Use Increasing Globally to Solve Disease Challenges
ANALYSIS - While diagnostic capabilities differ around the world, Joe Connor, veterinarian with Carthage Veterinary Service in Carthage, Illinois, USA, sees an upturn in the use diagnostic tools globally...
23 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Canadian, Mexican, American Ag Leaders Discuss Trade
CANADA, MEXICO & US - Canada's Minister of Agriculture says he and his US and Mexican counterparts share a commitment to maintaining open and transparent markets so trade can continue to grow, Bruce Cochrane...
Pig Industry News from Global Pigs 2022 Providing Food for Thought
GLOBAL - The recent Pigs 2022 conference provided a wealth of information, opinion and insight over the two-day event, reports Vikki Campbell, AHDB Acting Data and Analysis Manager....
20 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global UK's AB Agri Teams Up with China to Develop Better Animal Feeds
UK & CHINA - AB Agri, a UK-based animal nutrition and feeds producer, is enhancing technological cooperation with Chinese clients by co-developing safer and more nutritious feeds....
19 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Study Reveals Global Diet, Farming Methods 'Must Change for Environment's Sake'
GLOBAL - Reducing meat consumption and using more efficient farming methods globally are essential to stave off irreversible damage to the environmental, a new study says....
15 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global 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...
14 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Global Food Import Bill on the Rise Despite Stable Markets
GLOBAL - Global food commodity markets are well-balanced, buoyed by ample supplies of wheat and maize and rebounding production of oilseed products. ...
Pig Industry News from Global Where Climate Change is Most Likely to Induce Food Violence
GLOBAL - While climate change is expected to lead to more violence related to food scarcity, new research suggests that the strength of a country's government plays a vital role in preventing uprisings....
10 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global 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
Pig Industry News from Global Pigs 2022 Explores Big Issues Facing Pork Industry
GLOBAL - Asia is an incredibly important market for the pork sector and there are many lucrative opportunities for meat producers....
08 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global 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....
05 June 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Global Pork Trade Remains in Ascendancy
GLOBAL - Pork export volumes for the major pig meat exporters have continued their upward momentum in the first quarter of 2017, reports Leo Colby, AHDB Consultant....
24 May 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Alternative Asian Markets Support EU Markets
ASIA & EU - EU exports of all pig meat products (including offal) to third countries grew by 5 per cent year-on-year in the first three months of 2017, according to latest figures from the EU commission,...
18 May 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Ruby to Lead Passport Food Safety Solutions' PassTrac Analytics
GLOBAL – Today, Passport® Food Safety Solutions, Inc. announced the addition of a new industry professional to lead PassTrac Analytics....
17 May 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Joint Canada-US Initiative Aims to Improve Transport Biosecurity, Biocontainment
US & CANADA - The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Centre says a joint Canada-US imitative aimed at addressing biosecurity and biocontainment issues at points of high concentrations of...
09 May 2017
Pig Industry News from Global FAO Food Price Index Dips Again in April
GLOBAL - Global food commodity prices fell in April amid expectations of ongoing robust supplies of many key staples....
Pig Industry News from Global Research: Right R&D Investments 'Good Bets' for Climate, Economies
GLOBAL - Investing in new ways of utility-scale electricity storage and capturing carbon to store underground should be a priority for governments aiming to meet the greenhouse gas and 'green energy' targets...
08 May 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Church & Dwight Acquires Agro BioSciences
GLOBAL - Church & Dwight Co., Inc., the parent company of Arm & Hammer Animal Nutrition, is pleased to announce today it has acquired Agro BioSciences™, Inc. of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. ...
01 May 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Recovery in Global Pork Production to Drive Exports
GLOBAL - Global pork production is expected to increase by 1 per cent in 2017 to 110.7 million tonnes cwe, according to the latest USDA global outlook report, according to Leo Colby, AHDB Consultant....
18 April 2017
Pig Industry News from Global “Click-Clack” Doesn’t Mean Your Medicator is Working
GLOBAL - Many of the chemical products used in poultry and swine production are delivered through the water system. ...
Pig Industry News from Global Close to Two Billion People Dependant on Imported Food
GLOBAL - Researchers show empirically: when population pressure increases, food is imported....
Pig Industry News from Global Proposed Canadian Carbon Tax Offers Advantage to US Agri Exporters
CANADA & US - The Chair of the Saskatchewan Pork Development Board warns the imposition of a carbon tax in Canada will put Canadian agriculture at a substantial competitive disadvantage, Bruce Cochrane...
12 April 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Ceva Supports World Veterinary Association Animal Welfare Awards 2017
GLOBAL - The World Veterinary Association (WVA) is delighted to announce the creation of the Global Animal Welfare Awards 2017 co-founded and supported by Ceva Santé Animale. ...
Pig Industry News from Global Special Invite to all Swine Vets who are Attending the ESPHM Congress to Join Vetspanel
GLOBAL - Shape the veterinary industry with your opinions & get paid for taking part in our online research...
Pig Industry News from Global Ceva Animal Health at ESPHM 2017
GLOBAL - During 2017 ESPHM congress Ceva Animal Health will showcase its leading animal health products....
Pig Industry News from Global USA Market Report
GLOBAL - Outside influences on markets always seem to be that black swan event we never saw coming....
Pig Industry News from Global Better Quality Control of Blended Fats and Oils in Animal Feed Thanks to New Calibration Line From NutriOpt
GLOBAL - Trouw Nutrition, Nutreco’s animal nutrition business, introduces a new calibration line for improving the quality control of blended fats and oils in feed....
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