U.S. farmers are caught in the middle of a tug of war between USDA and FDA over which agency has authority over genetic editing in livestock, allowing competitors to move ahead in the race to utilize this new technology.
From the evolution of genetic performance and the improvement of phenotypic preferences, to the initiation of youth involvement and education, raising purebred hogs today looks very different from what it used to.
The U.S. will shield a list of allies including Europe, Australia, South Korea, Argentina and Brazil from steel and aluminum tariffs that take effect on Friday, according to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
Prediction is very difficult, especially if it is about the future. When it comes to swine genetics, world-renowned genetics leader Max Rothschild says he’s optimistic about what lies ahead. Here's why.