The scope of a new strains of influenza for pigs appears to be expanding. The primary influenza season typically runs from late October through early April. Over the last three years, Dr. Susan Detmer, a veterinary path
Brazil ordered three more food processing plants to suspend production on Monday amid an investigation into alleged corruption in its meat industry as the world's biggest beef exporter sought to regain the trust of cons
A University of Iowa student started his own company with technology that causes sows to stand up when they’re crushing a pig. His experiences on the farm compelled him to pursue a solution to a common problem.
Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog future's selloff last Friday carried over into Monday, led by fund liquidation and weaker cash prices, said traders.
April hogs ended 1.625 cents per pound lower at 65.650 cents, and
China lifted a ban on imports of meat from Brazil on Saturday after Brazilian authorities clarified details of a police investigation into alleged bribery of health inspectors, in a victory for President Michel Temer's
Brazil's JBS SA, the world's biggest meatpacking company, is not considering firing workers after a corruption scandal triggered import bans worldwide and drove it to suspend output in Brazil, newspaper Folha de S.Paulo
At its annual Agricultural Outlook Conference in February, USDA projected that planted acres of corn would decrease from 94.0 million acres in 2016 to 90.0 million in 2017, a decrease of 4 million planted acres. At th
The dollar and convenience store trend may be a downer for fresh produce consumption. That is at least one takeaway from a new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service that looks at where