Multimedia Library - Video http://nationalhogfarmer.com/media/all/video en Young veterinarian puts animal welfare first and foremost http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/young-veterinarian-puts-animal-welfare-first-and-foremost <div class="node-body video-body">Natalie and John Baker discuss with farm broadcaster Max Armstrong the importance of focusing on individual pig care and encouraging pork producers to consciously think what is right for the pig.</div> <div class="field-byline"> This Week in Agribusiness </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/young-veterinarian-puts-animal-welfare-first-and-foremost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/young-veterinarian-puts-animal-welfare-first-and-foremost#comments Animal Well-Being Facilities Health Marketing Health Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:11:00 +0000 70151 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Assessment of the economic impacts of PEDV http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/assessment-economic-impacts-pedv <div class="node-body video-body">Assessment of the Economic Impacts of PEDV — Glynn Tonsor, Kansas State University Department of Agricultural Economics associate professor</div> <div class="field-byline"> By Ned Arthur, SwineCast </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/assessment-economic-impacts-pedv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/assessment-economic-impacts-pedv#comments Animal Well-Being Food Animal Report PEDV Health Marketing Business & Marketing Fri, 08 Apr 2016 09:52:00 +0000 65801 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Antibiotics, a priority for America’s pig farmers http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/antibiotics-priority-america-s-pig-farmers <div class="node-body video-body">For 20 years, the National Pork Board has focused on antibiotic research. </div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/antibiotics-priority-america-s-pig-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-well-being/antibiotics-priority-america-s-pig-farmers#comments Animal Well-Being Business Facilities Health Marketing Nutrition Health Tue, 08 Mar 2016 13:36:00 +0000 65001 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Creating a bacon explosion http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/creating-bacon-explosion <div class="node-body video-body">Jason Day, BBQ Addicts, demonstrates how to make a Bacon Explosion during the World Series of BBQ 2015 in Kansas City, Mo. More information and the complete recipe can be found at BBQ Addicts. The video was filmed during the Ceva Animal Health media event.</div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/creating-bacon-explosion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/marketing/creating-bacon-explosion#comments Marketing Wed, 30 Dec 2015 17:29:00 +0000 63151 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com 2013 Environmental Stewards: Blue Mountain Farms Anaerobic Digester http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-blue-mountain-farms-anaerobic-dig <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Blue Mountain Farms, owned by Circle Four Farms, houses 21,000 feeder to finish animals and ships about 55,000 animals from farm to market each year. The farm uses anaerobic digesters to create methane gas, which is sold to the local power company. Flushed from the under-barn pits to the digesters, the manure creates enough power from the methane gas to power 3,000 homes.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-blue-mountain-farms-anaerobic-dig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-blue-mountain-farms-anaerobic-dig#comments Environmental Stewardship Winners 2013 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:26:00 +0000 44901 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com 2013 Environmental Stewards: Krikke Pork Manure Fertilizer http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-krikke-pork-manure-fertilizer <div class="node-body video-body"><p>Krikke Pork, Greenwich, Ohio, is a 2013 Envinronmental Steward Award winner. &quot;Being good stewards of the land is a requirement. Our goal is to leave the land in better shape than when we found it,&quot; says Howard Krikke.</p> <p>The farm raises 10,000 wean to finish hogs each year, and uses the manure to fertilize their crops. The tanks under the barn hold a years worth of manure.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-krikke-pork-manure-fertilizer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-krikke-pork-manure-fertilizer#comments Environmental Stewardship Winners 2013 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:10:00 +0000 44891 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com 2013 Environmental Stewards: Bacon Hill Anaerobic Digester http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-bacon-hill-anaerobic-digester <div class="node-body video-body"><p>The Bacon Hill farm in Dodge, Neb., uses anaerobic digesters to get rid of odor and produce enough methane gas to power the entire farm. The farm uses about 20% of the energy created. The rest is sold to the local power company, and is enough energy to power about 53 homes each year.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-bacon-hill-anaerobic-digester" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-bacon-hill-anaerobic-digester#comments Environmental Stewardship Winners 2013 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:42:00 +0000 44881 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com 2013 Environmental Stewards: Russell Brothers Wind Power http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-russell-brothers-wind-power <div class="node-body video-body"><p>The Russell Brothers, Monticello, Iowa, have been farming in the county since the Civil War and produce 14,000 wean to finish pigs each year. The farm built a wind turbine that provides 60-80% of the farms total electrical energy needs each year.</p></div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-russell-brothers-wind-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/environmental-stewardship-winners-2013/2013-environmental-stewards-russell-brothers-wind-power#comments Environmental Stewardship Winners 2013 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:17:00 +0000 44871 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com Announcing National Hog Farmer's New Blueprint App http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/announcing-national-hog-farmers-new-blueprint-app <div class="node-body video-body">National Hog Farmer now offers the wealth of information contained in the popular Blueprint Series in a new app designed for both tablets and smartphones.</div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/announcing-national-hog-farmers-new-blueprint-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/announcing-national-hog-farmers-new-blueprint-app#comments Animal Well-Being Business Environment Facilities Health Marketing Nutrition Reproduction Resources Business & Marketing Facilities Feed Health Herd management Manure Nutrient Management Reproduction Sow Management Tue, 20 Aug 2013 19:26:00 +0000 37482 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com NPPC President Spronk Outlines Pork Industry Issues at World Pork Expo http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/nppc-president-spronk-outlines-pork-industry-issues-world-pork-expo <div class="node-body video-body">During an interview at World Pork Expo, National Pork Producers Council President Randy Spronk provides an update on key issues the pork industry is facing.</div> <p><a href="http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/nppc-president-spronk-outlines-pork-industry-issues-world-pork-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nationalhogfarmer.com/business/nppc-president-spronk-outlines-pork-industry-issues-world-pork-expo#comments Business Fri, 14 Jun 2013 21:42:00 +0000 32762 at http://nationalhogfarmer.com