Larry Jacobson spent his career with the University of Minnesota’s ag engineering department working to improve the Minnesota and U.S. livestock industries by implementing new building designs to create a better environment both inside and outside of the barns.
To get full value from its manure, Smithfield Foods looks toward innovation and partnerships to be the ultimate recycler, converting hog manure to fertilizer for crops or to different types of energy.
Iowa Select Farms hosted an open house of its new Hale Finisher near Williams, Iowa.
hog barn with cool cells
barn being constructed
North Carolina hog finishing barn retrofitted with cool cells.
Smithfield Foods released the Environment section of its 17th sustainability report.
Pig, chicken, cow wallpaper
Scenic view overlooking a couple of hog barns
Scooping feed into a feeding cup for a sow.