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  • 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 11, 2015
    press release

    Cargill elects MacLennan as next chairman

    Cargill’s board of directors has elected David W. MacLennan, currently Cargill’s president and chief executive officer, as chairman of the board in addition to his current responsibilities. Gregory R. Page, 64, will step down as executive chairman and continue to serve on the board as an executive director of the company. “The board appreciates David’s leadership and management of the company. We have the highest confidence he will deliver long term growth for Cargill. Now is the time for him to lead the board as well,” Page said. ...More
  • Aug 25, 2015
    press release

    Osborne Industries celebrates anniversary of patented system of weighing pigs, goats and sheep

    Osborne Industries Inc., a leader in the design and development of advanced livestock management equipment for sheep, goats and pigs, celebrates the 30-year anniversary since the development of the ACCU-ARM animal weighing system....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 sparked a national heated debate....More
  • Aug 20, 2015
    press release

    Osborne introduces new heat pad indicator light

    Osborne Industries Inc. has introduced an electric indicator light for the company’s signature Stanfield pig heating pads. The patent-pending indicator light provides visual confirmation that heat pads are operating properly and providing crucial heat to newborn piglets in farrowing or growing pigs in nurseries....More
  • Aug 12, 2015
    press release

    Renewable Nutrients announces pilot of Quick Wash process in the animal ag sector

    Renewable Nutrients LLC, a firm focused on nutrient extraction, recovery, and reuse, today announced that it will be piloting its Quick Wash phosphorus extraction and recovery process later this month at Walk Stock Farm, a large swine production farm near Neoga, Ill. ...More
  • Jul 28, 2015
    press release

    AP introduces advanced filter to reduce risk of swine virus outbreaks

    AP (Automated Production Systems) is introducing an advanced new filter to help reduce the risk of swine viruses in pork production facilities. The Camfil Pathogen Barrier Pro uses a unique, specially designed glass/synthetic hybrid media, offering the benefits of both....More
  • Jul 2, 2015

    Announcing the #RealPigFarming Grand Champion

    The votes have been counted and the #RealPigFarming Grand Champion has been selected....More
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