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Friday, October 31, 2014
Pig Industry News from United Kingdom New Monogastric Science Research Centre Launched in Scotland
UK - Scotland’s Rural College has launched a new Monogastric Science Research Centre, a focus for the College’s work on pigs and poultry, in particular bringing together vital research on nutrition....
Pig Industry News from China Agriculture in China Rapidly Modernising
CHINA - Now that he has been back in the US for five days, Mike Brumm offers his thoughts about China and the changes he has witnessed. Words cannot begin to describe how fast China is modernising, he...
Pig Industry News from United States Market Analyst: Record Set as Beef Prices Outpace Pork
ANALYSIS - Mike Zuzolo comments on this week's livestock markets, for Global Commodity Analytics....
Pig Industry News from China Shuanghui Reports Net Profits up by 10 Per Cent
CHINA - Indications are that Henan Shuanghui Investment & Development Co., Ltd (Shuanghui) achieved double-digit increases in pig slaughterings for the first nine months of the current financial year compared...
Pig Industry News from Denmark Larger Finishing Units Will Offer Better Returns for Danish Pig Producers
DENMARK - There are major benefits to be gained from producing finishers in new, larger units, participants at the recent Herning conference heard. ...
Pig Industry News from Germany New Tube System for Liquid Feeding: True Leap in Quality
GERMANY - Big Dutchman will present its TwinSpin tube for liquid pig feeding at EuroTier 2014....
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Highlights Mineral, Gut Health Solutions at EuroTier 2014
US - Novus International, Inc. is exhibiting at EuroTier 2014, highlighting its mineral and gut health solutions....
Pig Industry News from France Comparison of Altresyn with Another Altrenogest Product in Synchronising Oestrus in Gilts
FRANCE - Altresyn proved to be a highly efficient product when used for managing the oestrus in replacement gilts, according to research by Ceva....
Pig Industry News from United States Southeastern Meat Association to Exhibit at 2015 IPPE
US - The US Poultry and Egg Association (USPOULTRY), the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and the American Meat Institute (AMI) have announced that the Southeastern Meat Association (SEMA) will...
Pig Industry News from United Kingdom NFU Seeks Reassurance over New Farm Payments IT System
UK - The National Farmers Union (NFU) says it is critical Government proves it has a robust new IT system in place to administer farm payments from next year....
Pig Industry News from Russian Federation Solid Nine-month Results for Miratorg
RUSSIA - Russian meat and agrifood giant, Miratorg, has recorded solid operational results for the first nine months of the year....
Pig Industry News from Brazil BRF Shows Strong Growth
BRAZIL – Brazilian meat and food processing giant BRF ended the third quarter of 2014 with net income of 624 million real (BRR), an increase of 117.5 per cent compared to the third quarter of 2013....
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Friendly Atmosphere
EU - The mood is getting steadier every day on the European pig slaughter market. Even friendly comments are heard. ...
Pig Industry News from Malaysia MSD Animal Health Highlights Steps to Quality Pork
MALAYSIA - MSD Animal Health recently hosted a High Quality Pork Congress in Malaysia....
Pig Industry News from United Kingdom New EU Rules on Trichinella Testing of Pork
UK - A new testing regime comes in at the end of this month as part of EU control on trichinella....
Pig Industry News from United Kingdom Amendments to the Certificate of Competence in Pig Husbandry
UK - The Certificate of Competence in pig husbandry skills has been overhauled to make it even more practical and relevant to everyday production....
Pig Industry News from United States Why Sustainability is Important to the Animal Agricultural Industy
US - The seventh annual Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit will be held during the 2015 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta....
Pig Industry News from China US Pig and Sow Skin Imports Resume in China
CHINA - Imports of US Pig skin will resume. ...
Pig Industry News from Brazil Brazilian Pork Expo Offers Information on Health, Food Safety
BRAZIL - Prevention of pig disease, meat quality and Salmonella monitoring on farm are among the key topics for the Brazilian Corporation of Agricultural Research (EMBRAPA) at the Pork Expo this week....
Pig Industry News from Belgium Belgian Pig Meat Exports Down
BELGIUM - The country exported less pig meat in terms of volume and value for the period January-June this year than in the corresponding period of 2013....
Pig Industry News from United States “YouTube-Proof” Topic for Discussion at 2015 IPPE
US - The Market Intelligence Forum is returning to the 2015 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE)....
Pig Industry News from United Kingdom AB Vista Launches Phytase Survey at EuroTier
UK - AB Vista will be conducting a survey among visitors to this year’s EuroTier to discover the extent to which livestock producers, feed compounders and integrators are adopting the concept of phytase...
Pig Industry News from Japan Pork Prices Spike Japan
JAPAN - Outbreaks of porcine epidemic diarrhoea (PED) in the country are partly blamed for a 20 per cent rise in pork prices over the last year....
Pig Industry News from China Chinese Farm Produce Prices Continue to Fall
CHINA - The prices of major farm products in China fell slightly last week according to a survey of 36 large and medium-sized cities carried out by the Ministry of Commerce....
Pig Industry News from United States Wienermobile, 'Drive to Feed Chew on This' Return to IPPE
US - Attendees of the upcoming 2015 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) will again have an unique opportunity to visit the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile and explore the Drive to Feed Chew on This...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Pig Industry News from Lithuania New Outbreak of African Swine Fever in Lithuanian Wild Boar
LITHUANIA - There has been one new outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) detected in the Vilnius region of Lithuania. ...
Pig Industry News from Estonia African Swine Fever Detected in Wild Boar in Estonia
ESTONIA - There has been one new outbreak of African Swine Fever reported and confirmed in the Vorumaa region of Estonia. ...
Pig Industry News from United Kingdom Harper Adams Pig Scholarship Opportunities
UK - Students packed out the largest lecture theatre at Harper Adams University this week to learn about a series of exciting scholarship opportunities in the livestock sector....
Pig Industry News from Denmark How the Danes Love Their Pork Dishes!
DENMARK - In a bid to find the top national food of Denmark, the choice has been narrowed down to eight dishes, presenting all the regions of the country. Six of those dishes include pig meat! ...
Pig Industry News from Canada $2.46 Million Donation to Fund a New Canadian Feed Research Centre
CANADA - A grand opening ceremony on 24 October recognised Cargill’s animal nutrition business in Western Canada for its $2.46 million contribution to the Canadian Feed Research Center (CFRC) in North...
 
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