As feed efficiency becomes more important and market weights keep increasing, consider the factors associated with eating behaviors and feeder space allowance in your production setting.
In the days leading up to and then following Hurricane Matthew, activists sounded repeated alarms about the damage that would result from flooded hog farms.
With numerous operations and more than 14,000 employees across North Carolina and Virginia, Smithfield has enacted its hurricane preparedness procedures.
Company to build 600-sow, farrow-to-finish farm operation in Rensselaer to produce pigs for biomedical research and product development.
Even just a 10% reduction in airflow can result in a 40-fpm reduction in tunnel airspeed.
Expo will feature a tour highlighting how manure is stored and managed on South Dakota swine farms, as well as showcasing new manure technologies.