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  • Nov 18, 2016
    blog

    Setting goals is a step in ‘write’ direction

    Going through life without written goals it like going on a cross-country trip without a GPS; you're not going to get where you want to be....More
  • Nov 18, 2016
    press release

    Land O’Lakes to purchase Southern States Cooperative’s animal feed business

    Land O’Lakes Inc. has signed a letter of intent to acquire Southern States Cooperative Inc.’s animal feed business. This letter follows the announcement earlier this year that Southern States had entered into a supply agreement with Land O’Lakes Inc. through its WinField United crop inputs and insights unit. “This is an excellent opportunity to expand our relationship with Southern States and increase our animal feed business in the eastern U.S.,” says Chris Policinski, president and CEO, Land O’Lakes Inc....More
  • Nov 14, 2016
    blog

    What Massachusetts ballot initiative means to real pig farming

    Massachusetts voters overwhelmingly approved ballot initiative Question 3 on Election Day, banning the use of certain confinement housing for livestock raised in the state. It also bans the sale of pork, eggs or veal from producers who use the prohibited confinement practices, including products that come other states....More
  • Nov 11, 2016
    blog

    Mr. Trump goes to Washington … now what?

    No one knows for sure what a Donald Trump administration will look like. But, let's all take a deep breathe and let him prove himself, or at least get moved into the White House before we start playing Chicken Little....More
  • Nov 10, 2016
    press release

    TeBockhorst named Vita Plus swine territory sales manager

    Tad TeBockhorst recently joined the Vita Plus staff as a swine territory sales manager in eastern Iowa and western Illinois. TeBockhorst will provide producers with technical expertise while promoting the Vita Plus values. He will also be responsible for maintaining and deepening customer relations with Vita Plus employees and dealership partners in his territory....More
  • Nov 8, 2016
    press release

    Ralco launches Birthright Bridge

    Ralco announced today that it has launched Birthright Bridge, a new product mixed with water and fed as a gruel to get baby pigs on dry feed fast. Birthright Bridge is highly digestible natural nutrition for young pigs that bridges the gap from milk to feed and promotes gut health. The product does not require a veterinary feed directive because it is formulated with patent-pending natural Strong Animals technologies that help overcome challenges....More
  • Nov 8, 2016
    press release

    Applications being accepted for ‘Awards for Advancing Research in Respiratory Disease’

    Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc. announces that applications are now being accepted for the 2017 “Awards for Advancing Research in Respiratory Disease” (formerly PRRS Research Awards). Award categories have been expanded to include research related to porcine circovirus type 2, Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae and influenza A virus in swine, in addition to porcine reproductive and respiratory disease....More
  • Nov 7, 2016
    blog

    Still time for political pig wrestling

    On Wednesday, the election campaign nightmare will be over and no matter the outcome the rush to accomplish something on Capitol Hill is on. Hopefully, the remaining days of 2016 will be filled with less political pig wrestling and positive movements forward for the United States' strongest industry — agriculture....More
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