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MARCH MADNESS in the Hog Industry? By Kent Bang from Compeer Financial

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

March of 2021 has set up to be a pivotal time in the U.S. swine industry. There are so many conflicting indicators that it will be challenging to know how to manage through this month and into the future. Many will be thinking that, with $100 pork cutout values, the future is bright and I […]

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Rising global focus in view with launch of CBS Bio Platforms

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

New name for Canadian Bio-Systems reflects new era of expanding opportunity Fast-rising prospects, combined with a long winning streak of innovation and expanding global markets for its bio-based technology solutions, has culminated in a name change for Canadian Bio-Systems as the company launches a new identity as CBS Bio Platforms. “It’s a very exciting time in the evolution for our company […]

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SHIC Reports Incidence of PRRS Down

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Farmscape for April 13, 2021 Full Interview 14:31 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center reports a particularly pathogenic strain of PRRS appears to have run its course and the incidence of PRRS in the United States is down in general. The Swine Health Information Center’s April domestic disease monitoring report, released […]

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Determination of net energy in U.S. soybean meal fed to group-housed growing pigs

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Soybean meal (SBM) is the major source of amino acids in diets for swine throughout the world. However, in addition to providing indispensable amino acids to diets, SBM also provides energy to the diets. Diets are often formulated based on the net energy (NE) in each individual ingredient using a linear programming computer software. Therefore, […]

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CME update: lean hog futures retreat from their highest point in nearly seven years

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

US lean hog futures corrected sharply on 12 April, with numerous contracts closing down the daily 3-cent limit on a round of profit taking.

Jim Long Pork Commentary, A Year Later How much has changed! April 12th 2021

Monday, April 12, 2021

Jim Long, President and CEO Genesus Genetics Last year at this time we were at the start of the Covid crisis in our industry. A year ago Lean Hogs were 39₵ lb. Last week they were $1.01 lb. on a 215 lb. carcass an increase of $133 per head. We certainly noticed our cheques are […]

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2021 Illinois Livestock Leadership Institute Announced

Monday, April 12, 2021

Formerly known as the Illinois Pork Leadership Institute, the Illinois Livestock Leadership Institute (ILLI) is now a combined effort of the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA), the Illinois Beef Association (IBA) and Midwest Dairy (MWD). ILLI provides an opportunity for young men and women to become actively involved in the livestock industry and all of agriculture. This program […]

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The Hypor Libra: Sustainable and strong

Monday, April 12, 2021

The transition from balanced to sustainable breeding has already begun. This is an overarching focus in our pig breeding program, but the benefits can be viewed up close on a product level. Of course, the Hypor Libra provides great economic value, but her traits can also be appreciated for their contribution to social and environmental […]

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Laboratory Investigation Targets Streptococcus Infections

Monday, April 12, 2021

Farmscape for April 12, 2021 Full Interview 9:46 Listen The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network, Prairie Diagnostic Services in Saskatoon and Veterinary Diagnostic Services in Winnipeg are collaborating on a laboratory investigation aimed at improving the diagnosis and treatment of Streptococcus associated infections. The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network has allocated resources to […]

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February Red Meat Exports Below Last Year, but 2021 Outlook Remains Strong

Monday, April 12, 2021

February exports of U.S. beef and pork remained below the rapid pace established in early 2020, according to data released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF). However, exports were consistent with USMEF’s February projections and the federation still expects 2021 beef exports to increase substantially year-over-year, while pork exports are […]

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