USDA's acreage numbers injected a substantial amount of uncertainty into both markets that appears set to stay in place throughout the summer, according to University of Illinois agricultural economist Todd Hubbs.
Stewardship of medically-important antimicrobial drugs in food animals is the subject of a workshop to be offered Saturday, Jan. 16, as part of the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver, CO. This free workshop wi
Twenty-six nuisance cases have been filed by residents in North Carolina against Murphy-Brown/Smithfield Foods. What are the cases about? What about the Right to Farm Act? Could this happen in my state?
Following its recent national election, Taiwan will soon welcome a new presidential administration. On May 20, Tsai Ing-wen will be sworn in as Taiwan's first female president. Though Tsai had the most moderate po
“The No. 1 reason slats go bad is age,” said Andy Altenburg at the 2019 Missouri Pork Expo. After 20 years building and repairing hog and cattle barns, he’s seen about every situation-gone-wrong you can imagine.
When Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDV) landed on American soil three years ago this month, it unleashed its fury and shocked the entire U.S. pork industry. This is part two of a three-part interview with pork indus