Producers, veterinarians and others working in the pork industry are encouraged to nominate pig caregivers for the Honoring Caregivers award program, which recognizes individuals who provide the best care for pigs every
"Tim believes that he has a responsibility to the animals placed in his care, and is, in a sense, their guardian. Due to his mentality, all of the pigs under Tim's care are properly cared for and handled. He
The waiting game continues for the North Carolina pork industry as the three judges for the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., now have 90 days to issue their ruling on hog nuisance lawsuits.
No one says managing weaned pig startups is easy. A newly weaned pig has its share of challenges: maternal separation, transportation, commingling, transitioning diet, vaccination and environmental changes.