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Pigs at Wakefield Pork
Sep 11, 2019

Alternative Nutrition Strategies to Control Post-Weaning Diarrhea

Research shows reducing protein in diets for weanling pigs may reduce diarrhea, comparable to pigs fed antibiotic growth promoters to help reduce diarrhea.
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Aug 20, 2019

Questions About Corn Crop Continue

USDA’s August crop production forecast delivered a shock to corn markets with much larger production than expected. Market participants continue to question the crop size, says agricultural economist Todd Hubbs.
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Jul 17, 2019

Corn Prices Heating Up, Hubbs Says

Strengthening basis levels indicate supply issues to come if the dry, hot weather persists over large areas of the Corn Belt, according to University of Illinois agricultural economist Todd Hubbs.
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Apr 09, 2019

Weekly Outlook Dives Into Corn and Soybean Export Potential

As the U.S. administration continues to negotiate a trade deal with China, the prospect of a resolution looms larger for corn and soybean export potential in 2019.