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Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics U.S. 80¢ Lean Hogs! At the first part of April CME Lean Hogs for July were 73¢ lb. on this past Friday they reached 83¢ lb. What's even better for our industry cash lean hogs Iowa/Minnesota averaged last Friday 83.50¢ lb. A month ago lean hogs were averaging […] The post Jim Long Pork Commentary, U.S. 80¢ Lean Hogs! June 18th 2018 appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
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Osborne Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of livestock management equipment like Stanfield piglet heat mats and FIRE pig performance testing feeders, is pleased to announce their April 16, 2018, certification under ISO 9001:2015. The company has maintained certification under ISO standards since October 2000. The company-developed and maintained internal Quality Management System (QMS) has […] The post Osborne announces certification to ISO 9001:2015 appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
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The inclusion of elevated levels of zinc oxide in diets for a short period of time post-weaning has been a valuable tool in the battle against post-weaning colibacillosis. For several years there has been a concern in the European Union that elevated levels of zinc in swine diets could lead to an accumulation of zinc […] The post George Charbonneau from Southwest Ontario Veterinary Services: Do High Levels of Zinc Oxide Contribute to Antimicrobial Resistance? appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
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Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ First in a series Most people in the pork industry know the toll heat stress takes on pigs: reduced performance, a compromised gastrointestinal system, chronic disease, reduced feed intake and higher mortality rates. Less known are the staggering financial losses wrought by heat stress on producers and […] The post Heat stress: How much does it drain your pigs and profits? appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
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Farmscape for June 18, 2018 Full Interview 7:25 Listen The National Pork Producer's Council is calling on government to expand options for filling vacant jobs in the pork sector with immigrant workers. The National Pork Producer's Council has been drawing attention to the chronic labor shortage facing the U.S. pork sector today. Jen Sorenson, a […] The post NPPC Calls for Expanded Access to Foreign Workers appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
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