LATEST NEWS FROM Hogs (General)

Pig farmer caring for his pigs
14:00PM Jul 02, 2020

Senators Introduce New Bill to Help Hog Farmers in Crisis

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

RELIEF for Producers Act of 2020 would compensate hog producers who are forced to euthanize or donate animals that can't be processed into the food supply due to COVID-related packing

06:00AM Jul 02, 2020

3 Things to Consider When You Haul Livestock this Summer

Shelia Grobosky
AgWeb Contributor

Young people are traveling further, even across several states and time zones to get to get their animals out of the barn and in the ring to jackpot shows, with

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06:00AM Jun 30, 2020

New Group Backs Online Livestock Auctions for Youth Amidst Pandemic

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

Michigan-based non-profit supports livestock auction opportunities for youth swine, cattle and sheep exhibitors in Illinois, Kansas, Michigan and Missouri.

13:09PM Jun 29, 2020

Analyst: Meat Demand Back in Play Due to COVID-19

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

“With a lot of people still kind of locked down due to the COVID-19 crisis, I would guess you’re going to see a lot of backyard BBQ,” says Jim McCormick

09:23AM Jun 29, 2020

Free Online Course Helps Farmers, Ranchers Cope with Stress

As stress mounts across farm country, Farm Credit, American Farm Bureau and National Farmers Union launched a free online course to help producers learn the signs of stress and tools

13:31PM Jun 26, 2020

Oklahoma State Fair Latest to Cancel for 2020

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

The Oklahoma State Fair is the latest state fair to cancel for 2020 due to the evolving COVID-19 health crisis.

13:12PM Jun 26, 2020

National FFA Convention Goes Virtual in 2020

Jennifer Shike
AgWeb Contributor

The 2020 National FFA Convention & Expo will be held virtually in 2020, the National FFA Organization announced on Friday.