Consulting veterinarian Keith Aljets from southeast Iowa said that sow farms he works with are getting from 14 to 16 pigs born alive in some litters, and go the extra mile to keep ALL of them alive.
The new Seaboard Triumph Foods packing plant in Sioux City, Iowa, is the $300 million joint-venture investment of two Pork Powerhouses, Seaboard Foods and Triumph Foods.
There’s a wall of meat coming soon – beef, pork, and poultry. It probably means that cattle prices haven’t hit bottom for this cycle.
Need some capital to jump-start your idea for an agricultural technology company? Rob Leclerc would be a good guy to know. He’s the CEO of AgFunder, a technology funding company.
Joe Breker says almost everything he’s learned in his 38 years of farming in the northern prairie was born of necessity, including no-till and cover crops.
The Animal Agriculture Alliance met recently at its 2017 Summit to share trends, tips, and tactics for defending animal agriculture in the face of anti-agriculture activism.
For the best soybean cyst nematode resistance, know the SCN type and the genetic background of your seed.
The raise-or-buy question for replacement heifers is not new, but it’s worth a new look.
Niman Ranch Pork is looking for growers to produce pigs in bedded pens and pastures for health-conscious consumers of natural pork.