Jennifer Shike

Articles By Jennifer Shike

NPPC
Dec 12, 2019

NPPC Announces Lois Britt Memorial Scholarship Program

Applications are open for the 2020 Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarship.
Define Meat
Dec 12, 2019

Federal Judge Halts Arkansas from Enforcing Meat-Labeling Law

A federal judge prevented Arkansas from enforcing a law that bans using terms such as "burger" or "sausage" to sell vegetarian and vegan products.
Giovani Trevisan
Dec 12, 2019

Trevisan Digs Deep into Disease Surveillance Data

Up and coming leader Giovani Trevisan is developing and validating methods for disease surveillance at a big-picture level using veterinary diagnostic laboratory data and at the farm level.
NSIF Distinguished Service Award Winner Jack Dekkers
Dec 11, 2019

Dekkers Wins 2019 NSIF Distinguished Service Award

The coveted National Swine Improvement Federation Distinguished Service Award was presented to Jack Dekkers, distinguished professor at Iowa State University, in Indianapolis on Thursday.
Tree Damage Caused by Feral Swine
Dec 10, 2019

Mark Twain Forest Shuts Down Feral Swine Hunting

Mark Twain National Forest is now closed to feral swine hunting, with one exception, announced the USDA’s Forest Service.
Tree Damage Caused by Feral Swine
Dec 10, 2019

Mark Twain Forest Shuts Down Feral Swine Hunting

Mark Twain National Forest is now closed to feral swine hunting, with one exception, announced the USDA’s Forest Service.
Dec 09, 2019

Pork Outlook: Don’t Let Your Guard Down in 2020

African swine fever and tariffs are topping the list of the biggest game changers in the pork outlook. Will 2020 be a similar story to 2019 with a new verse?
Lianna Walker
Dec 09, 2019

NSIF Recognizes Top Swine Genetics Students

University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Lianna Walker wins esteemed Lauren Christian Award.
Kara Stewart
Dec 06, 2019

Quoteworthy: Geneticists Inspire Innovation at NSIF

A few highlights from the 2019 National Swine Improvement Federation meeting in Indianapolis.