A new study at the University of Minnesota reveals that a viral RNA extraction method can be used to detect both the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and influenza A virus from used farm air filters.
Join Aidan Connolly, CEO of Cainthus and president of AgriTech Capital, and Dan Thomson, DVM, chair of the Department of Animal Science at Iowa State University, to discuss COVID-19 and technology adoption on the farm.
The Abby Maxwell that left for work on August 10 is not the same Abby Maxwell that she is today. She shares how the derecho winds devastated eight hog farms she manages near Keystone, Iowa, and changed her life forever.
It's the topic no one wants to talk about, but as cooler weather approaches, there's no better time than now to discuss rodent control. Between the pandemic and 2020 weather conditions, rodents are on the rise.
China is building industrial pig farms near urban areas, reversing years of policies relocating the livestock over waste concerns, as the government prioritizes food security after ASF decimated its herds.
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.