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17:19PM Sep 20, 2019

Eat More Pork

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
Farm Journal's PORK Editor Jennifer Shike says we can’t forget the power of “walking the talk."
15:20PM Sep 20, 2019

Swine Farm Employees Say Job Satisfaction Means More than Money

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
New labor force assessment tool links employee satisfaction and barn culture to enhanced pigs weaned per mated female per year output.
pen of grower pigs
15:19PM Sep 20, 2019

Cash Feeder Pig Prices Average $22.24, Up $2.96 Last Week

Cash-traded feeder pig reported volume was below average this past week, with 4,625 head reported. Cash feeder pig reported prices were $39.71, up $0.73 per head from last week.
14:06PM Sep 20, 2019

SwineTech and BinSentry Win THRIVE-Forbes Innovation Icon Awards

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
SwineTech and BinSentry are the winners of the THRIVE Midwest Challenge and recipients of the 2019 THRIVE-Forbes Innovation Icon Award at the Forbes AgTech Summit in Indianapolis.
13:39PM Sep 20, 2019

Up & Coming Leader Sai Zhang Strives to Improve Sow Nutrition

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
Sai Zhang is taking a deeper look at sow nutrition. His research suggests a promising strategy of feeding a reduced protein diet to lactating sows to abate heat production and
13:29PM Sep 20, 2019

Dan Murphy: De-Funding Factory Farms

Dan Murphy
AgWeb Contributor
As animal agriculture fast forwards toward a future in which we’ll all be subsisting on shamburgers and soybeans, the leading cheerleaders won’t be activists, but ‘enlightened’ investors.
08:30AM Sep 20, 2019

Swine Innovation Summit: Collaboration, Customer Demand & Technologies

A collaborative thinktank spotlighting swine product advancements drew attendees from across the country to the Swine Innovation Summit in Indianapolis presented by the Pork Checkoff.