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USMCA
16:13PM Sep 19, 2019

Agriculture Secretaries Urge Congress To Ratify USMCA

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
All former U.S. Secretaries of Agriculture since President Reagan’s Administration announced on Thursday their support for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
15:48PM Sep 19, 2019

'Living In The Human Age'

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director
As a journalist and photographer working for the National Geographic for 35 years, Dennis Dimick has traveled the globe and witnessed the effects of the Anthropocene, which means The Human
Texas Tech Vet School
11:38AM Sep 19, 2019

After 100-Year Drought, Texas Breaks Ground on New Vet School

Texas Tech University broke ground on a new Vet School on Sept. 19. The historic moment is all in an effort to address the veterinarian shortage in rural America.
10:45AM Sep 19, 2019

Hunger, Climate Change, Loneliness: Are Healthy Animals the X-Factor?

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
Could animals be the x-factor society needs to solve some of its greatest challenges? Elanco CEO Jeff Simmons believes healthier animals hold the key to unlocking solutions for mental, physical
10:33AM Sep 19, 2019

Argentine Meat Plants Cleared for Exports to China

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
China recently granted export licenses to some Argentine meat-processing plants to plug a pork supply gap as African swine fever continues to devastate China’s pig herds.
09:57AM Sep 19, 2019

Is PCV3 in Your Swine Herd?

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor
Although there are still many unknowns about PCV3, Chris Sievers, a veterinarian with Swine Vet Center, offered his thoughts on what producers can do when it comes to this fairly
18:54PM Sep 18, 2019

Margins Decline $13 Per Head for Farrow-to-Finish Pork Producers

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director
Farrow-to-finish pork producers saw their margins decline $13 per head with average losses of $21. Lean carcass prices traded at $49.73 per cwt., $6.98 per cwt. lower than the previous