All juniors and seniors in college who plan to pursue a career in swine production management or a related field, or will be seeking to attend graduate school and major in a discipline with an emphasis on swine, are invited to submit an application for one of 19 available scholarships sponsored by the Pork Checkoff.
The Agricultural Revenue Coverage - Individual Coverage (ARC-IC) option under the 2014 Agricultural Act (farm bill) has received little interest, compared with the Agricultural Risk Coverage-County (ARC-CO) and the Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs. However, it may be the best option in certain instances.
In a dignified ceremony graced by the presence of HRH Princess Chulabhorn, a total of 2,450 students of Kasetsart University (Bangkok) received their degrees on Thursday, January 8th, 2015. Erich Erber, the founder of Biomin and Erber Group, was the sole recipient of the prestigious PhD hc from 2014.
he university council had already decided on June 23rd, 2014, to award him the degree “Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Nutrition and Food Technology Honoris Causa."
Aspen Veterinary Resources, Ltd, an Animal Health International company, today introduces a new look, new logo and new branding in support of its line of beef cattle, dairy cattle, equine, swine and poultry products. Aspen Veterinary Resources products are specifically designed to prevent and treat animal illness and optimize their health and performance, and are available exclusively through Animal Health International for distribution to dealer and farm stores, nationwide.
The Iowa Pork Congress, billed the nation’s largest winter pork-related trade show, kicked off on Jan. 28 with a packed trade show floor and plethora of seminars. Here are just a few of the many highlights of opening day