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Hog Market Talk Podcast with Mike Minor: Short Term Supply Issues

Friday, June 21, 2024

This week Jeff and Mike discuss the large kills, lower weights, and the cash market woes. Listen in on a hog market talk update before the midweek holiday.

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Holistic Swine Health Solutions: Jay Moore from Healthy Farms

Friday, June 21, 2024

Leon Sheets, covering the 2024 World Pork Expo for Swine Web, interviewed Jay Moore from Healthy Farms. Jay will share their holistic approach to swine health, discussing how their products […]

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Innovative Use of Kunekune Pigs for Vegetation Management on Virginia Solar Project

Friday, June 21, 2024

In Winchester, Virginia, kunekune pigs are now part of an innovative vegetation management strategy at a solar project. This initiative is a collaborative effort between Energy Support Services, DSD Renewables, […]

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Preparation of urines for gross energy analysis

Friday, June 21, 2024

Step-by-step explanation of the process of preparing urine samples for gross energy analysis explained by our Laboratory Manager Elizabeth Guevara.

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Enke and Howerton Awarded 2024 Youth Pork Institute Scholarships

Friday, June 21, 2024

The 2024 University of Missouri Youth Pork Institute, sponsored by the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources and the Missouri Pork Association, was held June 10 […]

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Enhancing Swine Health with Lanxess: Giselle Ravagnani Speaks – 2024 World Pork Expo

Friday, June 21, 2024

Covering the 2024 World Pork Expo for Swine Web, Leon Sheets interviewed Gisele Ravagnani from Lanxess. Gisele will delve into their latest products designed to improve swine health and welfare. […]

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Alternative Energy and Heating Sources for Swine Barns

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Solar Photovoltaic Systems Solar photovoltaic (PV) systems convert sunlight directly into electricity using solar panels. These systems can significantly reduce reliance on grid electricity, resulting in lower energy costs and […]

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Enhancing Pig Gut Health: Top 12 Feed Additives for Optimal Performance

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Disturbances in the gut microbial ecosystem during pig rearing can significantly compromise gut health, welfare, and overall production performance. Adjusting the nutritional components of pig diets with various feed additives […]

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Understanding Heritability Estimates in Swine

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Introduction: Heritability estimates play a crucial role in livestock breeding by measuring the genetic influence on specific traits. This summary focuses on heritability estimates for swine, helping producers understand and […]

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Self-Adjusting Baffle Inlet to Improve Air Distribution

Thursday, June 20, 2024

This article explains how to improve ventilation in animal buildings through a self-adjusting baffle inlet. A negative pressure, or exhaust, ventilation system is common in most mechanically ventilated animal buildings. […]

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