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    Pork Producers Reluctant to Expand, Says Industry Financial Specialist

    Steve Malakowsky, vice president of swine lending for Compeer Financial, shared takeaways from his recent travels to hog industry tradeshows with Pork […]

    February 23, 2023
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    Swine Breeding Herd Increases for First Time Since 2019

    For the first time in 2.5 years, the national swine breeding herd experienced a year-over-year increase, according to the latest USDA Hogs […]

    December 29, 2022
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    Assemble a Plan to Detect and Limit Mycotoxins in Swine Feed

    Mycotoxins, toxic compounds produced by mold growth in feed ingredients, have been rampant as weather stress plagued many crops throughout the 2022 […]

    October 11, 2022
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    New K-State Data Points to Additional Benefits For Soybean Meal

    New research from Kansas State revealed additional nutritional benefits in soybean meal for pigs. Soybean meal contains a vital source of essential […]

    September 13, 2022
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    Swine Farms Increase Substantially in Size, Decrease in Numbers in USDA Report

    The U.S. swine industry has changed significantly in the span of one generation. According to a recent USDA report, there are half […]

    August 24, 2022
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    USDA Announces “Protect Our Pigs” Campaign to Educate on the Importance of Biosecurity

    The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced a new outreach and awareness campaign called “Protect Our Pigs,” to help […]

    June 16, 2022
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    Pork Leaders Discuss Technology, Labor at Swine Innovation Forum

    As pork industry leaders met at North Carolina State University’s Swine Innovation Forum, technology and labor remained key topics throughout the event. […]

    May 18, 2022
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    Unexpected Swine Disease Impacting Farms in Upper Midwest

    A recent outbreak of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) has been impacting pig farms across the upper Midwest since November. Evaluation shows the outbreaks […]

    February 10, 2022
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    Swine Disease Always a Threat, With or Without ASF

    As African swine fever continues to move across the globe, the threat looms over U.S. pork producers. While swine health is constantly […]

    January 31, 2022
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    NPPC, AFBF File Petition as California’s Proposition 12 Begins

    Proposition 12 took effect in California on January 1st, where National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) says the impacts will be seen as […]

    January 5, 2022