Business competition is intense these days. Not only are you competing with fellow pork and other livestock producers, but dont forget your other competitors - Wal-Mart, local factories, agribusinesses, construction com
If you arent careful that Environmental Quality Incentive Program grant you received to renovate or upgrade your manure-handling system in 2002 could wind up costing you on your taxes, says Joe Horner.
A North Carolina Senate bill has been amended to extend a state ban on new or expanded pork production operations to Sept. 1, 2007. The original bill proposed extending the current moratorium for another two years, whic
The National Pork Board announced on Thursday, that it is eliminating 18 staff positions in response to a prolonged slump in live-hog prices that has reduced national pork checkoff revenues. The layoffs, from a staff of
Farmland Industries has reached an agreement to sell it Farmland Foods unit to Smithfield Foods for approximately $363.5 million. Smithfield will acquire substantially all of the assets, and certain liabilities, of Farm
Companies that ship meat, poultry and eggs should tighten security to protect the nations food supply against terrorist, according to voluntary guidelines released by USDAs Food Safety and Inspection Service.