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Composite of finalists for America's Pig Farmer of the Year
The worst thing that can happen is a hog farm taking a hit on a disease outbreak such as porcine epidemic diarrhea virus at a time when it is mild enough that it has no market impact Steve Meyer says In 2014 the market impact outweighed the cost of the disease outbreak From a market strategy standpoint it will be advantageous to take all measures to avoid a disease outbreak on the farm this winterReevaluating the farmrsquos biosecurity plan should be a normal routine A complete assessment o
Meat case with a variety of pork cuts.
Research at North Carolina State University shows that increasing the number of functional teats at farrowing will enhance piglet survival.
Checking fan louver for dust buildup
Iowa Pork Congress Banquet