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Nov 25, 2015

Blessings for the farmer

This season of thankfulness, it is important to reflect on the strong family heritage and blind faith that built America’s agriculture and shaped....More
Nov 19, 2015

Keeping babies healthy, responsibly

Hog producers practice the same care as parents do when caring for their children - seek the best options to ensure the health of their children, or....More
Nov 11, 2015

Up close and personal with a pig

A brave group of individuals stepped out of their comfort zone to learn more about modern hog farming and pork. Openly, national food bloggers....More
Nov 06, 2015

Burrito with a side of karma

Are there greater powers involved in the E. coli outbreak at West Coast Chipotle restaurants?....More
Oct 27, 2015

Cutting through the baloney

The World Health Organization's cancer agency categorized red and processed meat as possible risk for cancer. Putting the decision into perspective,....More
Oct 21, 2015

Contemplating gestating sow housing

Converting to group sow housing needs to be made by checking out all possibilities, but it gets down to what's right for the individual hog operation....More
Oct 16, 2015

Locking out pork, dangerous precedent set by federal government

The pork industry calls 'hogwash' on federal government's decision to abruptly stop serving pork to 206,000 prisoners....More
Oct 08, 2015

Where’s the integrity?

Chipotle's "Food with Integrity" mantra falls on deaf ears, as the restaurant touts its model as the only way to do business....More
Oct 02, 2015

Raise your fork to pork

National Hog Farmer is celebrating National Pork Month with a new contest....More
Sep 29, 2015

Real victory over PEDV?1

The USDA Quarterly Hogs and Pigs report documented U.S. hog farmers gain in productivity and strong recovery over PEDV. Still, most producers will....More
Sep 24, 2015

Don’t assume ‘it’s only Seneca Valley Virus’

A false assumption of Seneca Valley Virus presence in your herd could be detrimental to U.S. swine industry....More
Sep 17, 2015

Bacon-wrapped love

Is bacon the secret to finding your one true match?....More
Sep 11, 2015

Do consumers want 'never-ever' antibiotic policies?

Survey shows that consumers do not agree with a "never-ever" animal antibiotic policy as claimed by retailers....More
Sep 04, 2015

Full circle of pork

People attending state fairs can reconnect with a possible agriculture past, or perhaps get connected to where their food originates....More
Aug 21, 2015

No participation trophies in showing pigs

When Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison announced on Instagram that he was returning his children’s sport participation trophies, it....More
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