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Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last Friday the USDA came out with a yield prediction of 178.4 bushels per acre. If this is correct it will be a record yield. After the announcement corn fell 11.5 cents per bushel on the CME. DTN's National Cash Corn Index closed at $3.38 a bushel. USDA […] The post Jim Long Pork Commentary, USDA Projects Record Corn Yield, August 13th 2018 appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
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Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Anyone involved in raising pigs is aware of porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2), but new on the scene is porcine circovirus type 3 (PCV3). Although the two viruses are both circular DNA viruses in the same family, they are separate and distinct. “When you look at the […] The post PCV3: A challenge independent from PCV2 appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
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Producers are always looking for strategies to increase efficiency. When one project took a closer look at various swine production systems, it became apparent that inefficiencies and added costs in many hog barns can be traced to a number of areas: wide variations in building design, construction, barn equipment, management, and other operational systems. Results also indicate, for the […] The post What are the Benefits of Becnhmarking? appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
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If you think your spouse is grouchy before their morning coffee, try dealing with thousands of low-energy pigs. Neither one is a pretty picture, but the latter can be ugly for your bottom line, which is where DDGS (distillers dried grains with solubles) comes in. This co-product of ethanol production from cereal grains is used […] The post Enhanced DDGS Aims to Perk Up the Pigs By Geoff Geddes, for Swine Innovation Porc appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
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Source: Financial Post he federal judge who's managing a series of North Carolina lawsuits accusing the world's largest pork company of creating nuisances for rural neighbours is being temporarily replaced. The order replacing U.S. District Judge Earl Britt for a trial starting next month was finalized Monday. Court records don't indicate why Britt, who's in […] The post Hog nuisance trials get new judge after 3 industry losses appeared first on Swineweb.com - Complete Swine News, Markets, Commentary, and Technical Info. more >>
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
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