J. H. Routh Packing Co., of Sandusky, Ohio, is recalling approximately 1,719 pounds of raw pork sausage products that may be contaminated with rubber, the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Wednesday.
A 400-head hog operation in Alberta, Canada, has contracted the deadly porcine epidemic diarrhea (PED) virus, a disease that causes diarrhea and vomiting in pigs. This is the first-ever reported case of PED in Alberta.
Unemployment is the lowest it’s been in 18 years and the economy is experiencing its longest streak of month-to-month job growth, Forbes reports. So, what does this mean for employers? Pressure to fill positions fast.
Major pig producers sharply cut 2018 profit estimates on Monday, after African swine fever (ASF) devastated prices and demand for pork in the world’s largest hog producer in the second half of the year.