South Korean officials discovered African swine fever (ASF) in packed pork sausage brought into the country by a Chinese traveler, the South Korea agriculture ministry said on Friday.
The Feds’ seizure of one million pounds of pork from China in New Jersey on Friday has the pork industry concerned but also grateful for the diligence of Customs and Border Protection teams to protect U.S. borders.
National Pork Board and RIPE.IO partner to enhance responsible pig farming practices through blockchain
Looking at hog sales in September 2019 using October 2019 futures the weaner breakeven was $64.79, up $17.47 for the week.
Dr. David Madsen was named the 2019 recipient of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians’ Meritorious Service Award during the association’s 50th Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla.
As pig farmers fine-tune their biosecurity plans in the face of increased foreign animal disease pressure, many are turning to composting to handle daily mortality.
AASV provided an opportunity for 15 veterinary students to compete for awards in the Veterinary Student Poster Competition. Newport Laboratories sponsored the competition, offering awards totaling $4,000.