First New-Tech Genetic Map for Pigs Completed Commented on: 15 weeks ago (July 8, 2014)

If it is for the better of the animals, then researchers should be expediting the study to help improve the health of the said animals. It is the right thing to do to help save the pigs from the...

USDA Cold Storage Report Analysis and Anticipating the Hogs and Pigs Report Commented on: 15 weeks ago (July 8, 2014)

Statistics and figures in the cold storage report that are released to the public are often based on an overall guideline and not something that is very precise. Hence, we cannot take it as 100%...

Pork Demand is on a Roll Commented on: 15 weeks ago (July 8, 2014)

It seems that the market looks bright for hog retailers and farmers in 2014. Perhaps it is due to the pork industry being free from issues of severe swine-related diseases, therefore putting...

Pork in Cold Storage Climbing Commented on: 15 weeks ago (July 2, 2014)

There must be a certain reason why pork inventory seems to always be the highest count in frozen storage. Perhaps retailers should monitor the buying habits of end consumers and make their own...

Group Sow Housing Alternatives: Building New vs. Remodeling Existing Facilities Commented on: 16 weeks ago (June 27, 2014)

It is true that our living conditions affect the way we live. The same rule applies to animals and plants as well, basically all types of living things. The more conducive and high standard the...

Hog Count Falls Short, but Plenty of Pork in Cold Storage Commented on: 37 weeks ago (February 3, 2014)

This can only mean one thing -- more frozen meat for the people, and lesser fresh products on the table. I for one, am not too concerned about the type of food I buy. I think foods in cold storage...

Good News about Costs of Production and Cold Storage Inventories Commented on: 37 weeks ago (February 3, 2014)

Well, I guess that is indeed a great piece of news for the storage industry to see such a steep decrease in stocks. That means there is an increase in the consumption of frozen foods and that the...

Housing, Dietary Effects on Sow Performance Commented on: 40 weeks ago (January 14, 2014)

I think it is quite expected that what we put into our body will actually have a huge impact on many factors like health and even mood. Thus, the same cycle applies to animals too, in this case,...

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