Cold, wet weather may help spread PEDv

Frigid temperatures across a large swath of the United States this week followed by warmer conditions could aid the spread of a fatal pig disease now in 22 states, affecting hundreds of thousands of pigs. FULL STORY »

Times Square billboard calls out HSUS

Thousands of visitors and workers around New York's Times Square will see a billboard that reveals the Humane Society of the United States' deceptive spending practices. FULL STORY »

Cargill helps kick off New Year's resolutions

Cargill's Tender Choice line of pork products is being used in a promotion to help consumers stay true to their New Year's resolutions. FULL STORY »

New compliance guidelines published for pig-harvesting facilities

Although not mandatory, the Food Safety and Inspection Service wants hog slaughter facilities to follow stated best practices to prevent, eliminate or reduce Salmonella levels. FULL STORY »

PEDv still a threat

Producers should continue to use good sanitary practices to keep the porcine epidemic diarrhea virus from spreading to their pigs. FULL STORY »

The Maschhoffs acquires GNP Company

GNP Company, a leading Midwest chicken producer, will continue to operate as a separate business unit for The Maschhoffs. FULL STORY »

Hog weights jump to compensate for PEDv losses

Livestock analysts Steve Meyer and Len Steiner, Inc., believe heavier slaughter weights have been an attempt to make up for reduced hog numbers resulting from Porcine Endemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv). FULL STORY »

Pork Checkoff cosponsors North American PRRS Symposium

Building on a 10-year history as the International Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) Symposium, the Pork Checkoff recently cosponsored the 2013 North American PRRS Symposium in Chicago. FULL STORY »

Charity watchdog exposes HSUS for incorrect tax filings

This week, the Center for Consumer Freedom filed a complaint with IRS over several years of inflated tax returns submitted by the Humane Society of the United States. FULL STORY »

Baise: Pew...again!

Pew staff members sent me a message after my last blog post, and copies of letters that the Pew Commission on Industrial Farm Animal Production had sent to two animal industry organizations. You'll appreciate this review of those letters. FULL STORY »

The misunderstood truth about modern production

It is devastating to know that a farm down the road in the same company that I work for was videotaped unknowingly. Consumers need to know the facts about production. FULL STORY »

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