Multimedia Library - All http://nationalhogfarmer.com/media en USMEF Audio: Producers see benefits for U.S. agriculture in Latin America http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/usmef-audio-producers-see-benefits-us-agriculture-latin-america <div class="node-body audio-body">The showcase is a premier event for U.S. companies exporting pork, beef and lamb to Central and South America and the Caribbean</div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/podcast/audio/Producers at USMEF Latin American Product Showcase.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=1975262">Producers at USMEF Latin American Product Showcase.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/usmef-audio-producers-see-benefits-us-agriculture-latin-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/usmef-audio-producers-see-benefits-us-agriculture-latin-america#comments Business Marketing Business & Marketing Thu, 28 Jul 2016 22:07:00 +0000 68941 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Most promising new products for swine business http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/most-promising-new-products-swine-business <div class="node-body gallery-body">National Hog Farmer realizes not everyone can make the journey to World Pork Expo in Des Moines and walk the Iowa State Fairgrounds to explore the latest, greatest technologies. That’s where the National Hog Farmer New Product Tour comes in.</div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/most-promising-new-products-swine-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/most-promising-new-products-swine-business#comments Animal Well-Being Business Environment Facilities Health Marketing Nutrition Reproduction Wed, 06 Jul 2016 15:40:00 +0000 68401 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com USMEF audio report: Brexit’s impact on meat trade examined http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/usmef-audio-report-brexit-s-impact-meat-trade-examined <div class="node-body audio-body">With voters in the United Kingdom choosing to leave the European Union, U.S. Meat Export Federation Economist Erin Borror discusses the near-term and longer-term impact of the so-called “Brexit” referendum on global meat trade.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/business/usmef-audio-report-brexit-s-impact-meat-trade-examined" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/07/thinkstock-us-uk-puzzle-595.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/podcast/audio/Erin Borror post-Brexit analysis 07-04-16.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=1991951">Erin Borror post-Brexit analysis 07-04-16.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/usmef-audio-report-brexit-s-impact-meat-trade-examined" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/usmef-audio-report-brexit-s-impact-meat-trade-examined#comments Animal Well-Being Business Food Animal Report Marketing Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:41:00 +0000 68371 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com <p>With voters in the United Kingdom choosing to leave the European Union, U.S. Meat Export Federation Economist Erin&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Borror">Borror</span>&nbsp;discusses the near-term and longer-term impact of the so-called &ldquo;Brexit&rdquo; referendum on global meat trade.</p> What you missed at Iowa Swine Day http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/what-you-missed-iowa-swine-day <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nearly 500 hog producers and swine business professionals invested in education and gathered at the Iowa State University campus for the fifth annual Iowa Swine Day hosted by ISU along with the Iowa Pork Industry Center and the Iowa Pork Producers Association.</div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/what-you-missed-iowa-swine-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/what-you-missed-iowa-swine-day#comments Animal Well-Being Food Animal Report Facilities Marketing Business & Marketing Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:39:00 +0000 68311 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Looking back at World Pork Expo '16 http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/looking-back-world-pork-expo-16 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>This year&rsquo;s&nbsp;World Pork Expo&nbsp;reflected an optimistic tone as more than 20,000 producers and ag professionals, including 1,100 international guests from 35 countries, convened at the state fairgrounds in Des Moines, June 8-10.</p> <p>National Hog Farmer was there to cover the show from set-up to tear-down.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/looking-back-world-pork-expo-16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/looking-back-world-pork-expo-16#comments Animal Well-Being Business Environment Facilities Marketing Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:49:00 +0000 68251 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com <p>Thousands of people braved the high temperatures to experience World Pork Expo 2016 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des&nbsp;Moines. (Photo courtesy of World Pork Expo)</p> Pig farmers urged to prepare for new VFD rule now http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/pig-farmers-urged-prepare-new-vfd-rule-now <div class="node-body audio-body"><p>National Pork Producers Council chief veterinarian, Liz Wagstrom, sat down with National Hog Farmer staff to discuss the new Veterinary Feed Directive rule and the changes soon coming to the farm.&nbsp; The new Veterinary Feed Directive and prescription changes for water-based antibiotics go into effect on Jan. 1, 2017 but the transition period is starting now.</p></div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/animal-well-being/pig-farmers-urged-prepare-new-vfd-rule-now" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/06/27533060476d2d2a47947o.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/podcast/audio/wpx-16-nppc-wagstrom-vfd.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=4534438">wpx-16-nppc-wagstrom-vfd.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/pig-farmers-urged-prepare-new-vfd-rule-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/pig-farmers-urged-prepare-new-vfd-rule-now#comments Animal Well-Being Food Animal Report Health Nutrition Health Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:49:00 +0000 68031 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Pork Board CEO: Looking forward to working with fantastic group http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/pork-board-ceo-looking-forward-working-fantastic-group <div class="node-body audio-body">Bill Even, the new National Pork Board CEO, knows the importance of a strong livestock industry in the United States, and he is excited about being back in the industry.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/marketing/pork-board-ceo-looking-forward-working-fantastic-group" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/06/bill-even-770.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/podcast/audio/wpx-16-npb-even.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=3841879">wpx-16-npb-even.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/pork-board-ceo-looking-forward-working-fantastic-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/pork-board-ceo-looking-forward-working-fantastic-group#comments Animal Well-Being Business Environment Food Animal Report Marketing Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:08:00 +0000 67711 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com <p>Bill Even, the National Pork Board&#39;s new CEO, brings a strong livestock background to his new position, and he looks forward to working with all involved in the pork food chain.</p> WPX: Networking, innovating and educating http://nationalhogfarmer.com/facilities/wpx-networking-innovating-and-educating <div class="node-body gallery-body">The World Pork Expo’s global flavor is further evident in the trade show with more than 310,000 square feet of commercial exhibits from hundreds of companies throughout the world. Anyone who does not attend Expo will have to play serious catch up to remain informed about issues and new developments affecting their businesses.</div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/facilities/wpx-networking-innovating-and-educating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/facilities/wpx-networking-innovating-and-educating#comments Animal Well-Being Facilities Marketing Business & Marketing Fri, 10 Jun 2016 13:38:00 +0000 67701 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com NPPC honors industry leader ‘Pig’ Paul http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/nppc-honors-industry-leader-pig-paul <div class="node-body audio-body">'Pig' Paul was honored for his nearly 50 years of work in the purebred swine industry and for his leadership in establishing a number of pork industry organizations. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/marketing/nppc-honors-industry-leader-pig-paul" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/06/wpx-160152-pig-paul-portrait-770.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/podcast/audio/wpx-16-pigpaul-commemoration .mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=6432390">wpx-16-pigpaul-commemoration .mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/nppc-honors-industry-leader-pig-paul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/nppc-honors-industry-leader-pig-paul#comments Business Marketing Thu, 09 Jun 2016 22:32:00 +0000 67661 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com <p>National Pork Producer Council President, John Weber, looks on as Valerie Miller unveils her painting&nbsp;&ldquo;Pig Paul&rdquo; that the NPPC&nbsp;commissioned in recognition of the contributions to the U.S. pork industry of Rolland &ldquo;Pig&rdquo; Paul.</p> NPPC President John Weber wades into WOTUS http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environment/nppc-president-john-weber-wades-wotus <div class="node-body audio-body">National Pork Producers Council's President John Weber discusses the Waters of the U.S. ruling with National Hog Farmer during the World Pork Expo. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/environment/nppc-president-john-weber-wades-wotus" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/06/john-weber-770.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/site-files/nationalhogfarmer.com/files/podcast/audio/wpx-16-nppc-weber-wotus.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=5858950">wpx-16-nppc-weber-wotus.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environment/nppc-president-john-weber-wades-wotus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environment/nppc-president-john-weber-wades-wotus#comments Business Environment Food Animal Report Marketing Thu, 09 Jun 2016 21:28:00 +0000 67651 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com