Keep Tabs on Seasonal Effects on Female Performance Commented on: 4 days ago (July 24, 2014)

I don’t think that the better cooling methods and genetic improvements lowered the seasonal effects on performance. They need to build cages for the pigs with latest technologies. Thank you so...

Adjuvant Improves Response to PRRS Vaccine Commented on: 1 week ago (July 16, 2014)

I do think that this vaccine will be induction of effective local mucosal immunity by direct delivery of vaccines. This may be a slow process as potent adjuvant promotes protective immunity. This...

National Hog Farmer Sponsors ‘Hogs are Beautiful’ Photo Contest Commented on: 2 weeks ago (July 10, 2014)

This is really interesting. I am also interesting n participating in ‘Hogs are Beautiful’ Photo Contest. It is amazing to see some pigs especially with large ears. I am always searching for...

New Crop Corn Improves Prospects for Pork Profits Commented on: 3 weeks ago (July 7, 2014)

From the graphical representation regarding the growth of hog we can see that they have increased the productivity in the year 2013 and it is a great achievement also the weights continue to...

Canadian Pork Producers Reboot Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

I don’t understand why the feed costs have continued to escalate and further reduce profitability. The demand for Canadian pork is increasing in Asian countries so they need to increase the...

Bacon Trolley serves Satisfied St. Paul Customers Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 25, 2014)

It is very difficult to achieve 100% satisfaction from customers. I believe you are supplying quality products and this could be the reason why you are getting positive reviews from your customers...

Inadequate Feed Intake Hurts Sow Performance Commented on: 4 weeks ago (June 24, 2014)

I don’t understand how they calculate LFI factor. It is interesting to see that sixty percent of sows had adequate feed intake and did not have a negative deviation even from the predicted LFI....

Meat Inspectors Face Sequestration, Furloughs Commented on: 5 weeks ago (June 20, 2014)

Food Safety and Inspection Services inspectors should be more alert about this issue as the quality of the meat is really a big concern for the shop owners. They have also reported the production...

2013 Master of the Pork Industry Jim Meimann Commented on: 5 weeks ago (June 18, 2014)

Thanks for sharing the interview session with Jim Meimann. I have read some books written by him and his thoughts and comments regarding the pork industry has inspired me lot. I appreciate your...

Taking a Closer Look at Impact of McDonald’s Decision to Eliminate Gestation Stalls Commented on: 6 weeks ago (June 12, 2014)

I think the McDonald’s Decision to Eliminate Gestation Stalls is good to some extent. They are trying to open more stores and outlets. I am waiting to see the impact of McDonald’s Decision. I will...

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