Piglets at 3- and 4-weeks old, have a bad spatial memory: when familiar toys were in a different spot, the piglets played with them as if they were new. The test will be used for dietary and nutritional research.
This market update is a PorkNetwork weekly column reporting trends in weaner pig prices and swine facility availability.<p></p> All information contained in this update is for the week ended October 7, 2016.
When an opportunity arose for Corey Hillebo to return to the farm, he was determined to do things right and see it last. Transitioning back to farming was not a clear-cut path for the Polk County native. Although Hilleb
We have all heard it before. Life is a series of ups and downs and bumps in the road. Sometimes the bumps are just little potholes in the pavement. Sometimes the bumps are the ones that take you sideways off into the di
Researchers at Kansas State University have completed a large trial determine the feeding options that are best for pig producer’s profitability. The research is being presented as part of the 2017 K-State Swine Day.
When considering raising pigs antibiotic-free or using less antibiotics in compliance with the new responsible use guidelines, vaccines become an even more vital part of the management strategy for herd health.