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  • Apr 8, 2016
    video

    Assessment of the economic impacts of PEDV

    Assessment of the Economic Impacts of PEDV — Glynn Tonsor, Kansas State University Department of Agricultural Economics associate professor...More
  • Mar 18, 2016
    blog

    Hog producers come to the table for antibiotic disucssions

    Many families will be gathering together this next week for Easter, and some of the best times together will be spent around the table — feasting and sharing life’s stories, successes, trials, and tribulations. Chances are that table talk may also involve the actual feast in front of the hungry guests, and hopefully that feast will have a nice ham as the center of attention. That ham may also come with a side of how the ham got from the farm to the table....More
  • Mar 15, 2016
    press release

    Harrisvaccines receives production platform vaccine licensure first of its kind granted by USDA

    Merck Animal Health today announced that its recent acquisition, Harrisvaccines, has been granted licensure of its Prescription Product, RNA Particle vaccine platform from the USDA. This first-of-its-kind USDA license approves the company’s innovative production platform and allows for the manufacturing of herd-specific, custom vaccines prescribed by a licensed veterinarian. ...More
  • Mar 8, 2016
    video

    Antibiotics, a priority for America’s pig farmers

    For 20 years, the National Pork Board has focused on antibiotic research....More
  • Mar 4, 2016
    blog

    Industry pressures won’t stop … Be Ready

    Consumer-driven changes to agriculture and the hog industry are not going away, and the antibiotic-use issue is only the latest. Producers need to be front and center on promoting the responsible animal care principles implemented....More
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