The diet is important for Angora goats and to ensure better health and coat production.
How to smooth out your bumpy yard.
Here are some of the do's and don'ts for smoke detectors in outbuildings from Don Uhrich, president of Save On Security Systems.
Here's how to keep country cats safe.
The 25 largest U.S. pork producers grew by 84,000 sows this year. Ten of the companies on the list expanded, 12 reported the same number of sows, and three have fewer sows than last year.
Pinkeye problems? Here's a close view at how to treat infected cattle.
A new Pfizer drug will eliminate surgical castration in pigs
After the release of our 2010 Pork Powerhouses report, which lists the largest 25 pork producers in the U.S., I had requests for information on sow numbers around the world. These are not easy numbers to find or track, but thanks to Dermot Hayes, ag economist at Iowa State University, I have a few numbers to share.
Hog market swings up just in time for largest pork producers.
How close was the U.S. swine industry to a total meltdown this year? When the hog market finally swung black in April, many of the Pork Powerhouses® were within weeks of disaster. Bankers were scrambling to restructure loans, producers were putting back-up capital plans in place, and packers were pre-purchasing pigs and providing unsecured loans.