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Sat, 2013-10-26 21:37
Are You Ready?Animal Disease Traceability Rule&ICVI Docs webinar #swine #ag #transport

Sat, 2013-10-26 21:37
Are You Ready?Animal Disease Traceability Rule&ICVI Docs webinar #swine #ag #transport

Sat, 2013-10-26 21:37
Pig Adventure cookies from grand opening #ag #swine #farm

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Sat, 2013-10-26 21:36
reporting of potential antibiotic issues in China #swine #ag

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus

Sat, 2013-10-26 21:36
RT @swinecast: Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus #PEDV resource info #swine #ag #animalhealth

Sat, 2013-10-26 21:36
PEDV Testing National Biosecurity #farm #agchat #swine #PEDV

Vaccination Guidelines For Swine

Mon, 2013-10-14 08:17

Vaccinations for the Swine Herd

Mon, 2013-10-14 08:16
Swine producers should vaccinate their pigs to prevent or decrease economic loss from important infectious diseases. Infectious diseases are caused by microorganisms such as bacteria or viruses. Vaccines contain “safe” microorganisms which are injected into a pig to prepare its immune system to resist disease. The safe microorganisms in vaccines are either killed or modified-live. This means that they will activate the immune system but not cause the disease.

Squaring the Circle

Sun, 2013-09-22 21:11
Pivot irrigation is all about circles. Look at key crop producing regions of the USA on Google Maps and see the various green circles. But what about the corners? Can this land be used too? This post looks into alternatives plus asks about the trade-offs of not using the corners for agriculture.


Thu, 2013-09-05 15:26
App for farmer and smallholder with livestock to access and maintain their farm stock data, wherever they are.

Apps for Agriculture

Wed, 2013-08-28 10:21

Today, It's the Bacon, Not the Pigs, That Has Haight-Ashbury Agitated -

Thu, 2013-07-11 08:12
The Haight-Ashbury district was all about peace and love until bacon entered the picture. The trouble began in May, when this city's health department shut down a popular restaurant called Bacon Bacon after neighbors' complaints caused a permit delay. The neighbors' concern: the scent of bacon grease was blowin' in the wind. Now bacon lovers have found out, and they're raising a stink.

The Chemical That Hurt U.S. Pork Exports - Businessweek

Mon, 2013-06-17 14:13
The largest pork producer in the U.S., Smithfield Foods (SFD), announced a 63 percent plunge in net income for its most recent quarter, the result of China and Russia banning U.S. pork earlier this year. The weak earnings, coming on the heels of Smithfield agreeing to be bought by China’s Shuanghui, marked a surprising turn of events. Isn’t China supposed to be hog heaven for big U.S. pork suppliers?