Facebook live production: Farm broadcaster, Max Armstong and Genesus, Inc. president and ceo, Jim Long introduces the National Hog Farmers's Global Mega Producer list.
Weaning is a stressful event for the young pig. Weaning before three weeks results in long-term negative effects on immune system and mucosal development.
Finding that the majority of the variability in pork quality was within individual pigs and not in any particular management practice is good news for producers.
Feed costs will be the lowest in a decade and total production costs are expected to be at decade lows.