Pig Industry News

News published on August 5, 2008:

Danisco Animal Nutrition strengthens operations in Europe and Asia

Danisco Animal Nutrition has strengthened its presence in Europe and Asia with the appointments of Devendra Singh Verma, Christina Pang and Jacob Verdoold.Devendra Verma has been appointed as Sales and Technica...
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Danisco Animal Nutrition
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News published on July 31, 2008:

Remove Solids in Pig Manure Prior to Aeration

Want to Save Aeration Energy? Try to Remove Solids in Pig Manure Prior to AerationThe recent research conducted at the University of Minnesota Southern Research and Outreach Center at Waseca has indicated that ...
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University of Minnesota Extension publication
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News published on July 31, 2008:

Hypor Finalizes Agreement to Acquire France Hybrides

Hypor, the pig breeding division of Hendrix Genetics, has concluded its acquisition of France Hybrides from Groupe Glon.The acquisition of France Hybrides fits with Hypor’s strategy to having leading positions ...
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Hypor
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News published on July 31, 2008:

Hendrix Genetics and Sofiprotéol Form a New Alliance in Animal Genetics and Life Sciences

Hendrix Genetics and Sofiprotéol have signed and completed an agreement in which: (a) Sofiprotéol acquired 12% of the outstanding share capital and related voting rights in Hendrix Genetics B.V. and becomes a l...
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Hendrix Genetics BV
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News published on July 29, 2008:

Eating Behaviour in Large Groups: Learning How Pigs Perceive Their Environment

As we studied how finisher pigs perform in large groups we have also studied their eating behaviour. Our reasons for this extend beyond our interest in feed intake, to questions we have on how pigs perceive the...
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Prairie Swine Centre Inc.
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News published on July 24, 2008:

USDA Renews Funding for Research, Education and Extension in Swine Health

USDA's Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES) renewed funding today for the Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) Coordinated Agricultural Project (CAP). The agency...
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USDA CSREES
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News published on July 24, 2008:

In-vessel Composting Offers Cost Effective Deadstock Removal Option

The operator of a southeastern Manitoba weanling operation is endorsing the use of in-vessel composting as a cost effective biosecure option for the disposal of deadstock.Since 2002 T and D Neufeld Farms, a 16 ...
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Farmscape
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News published on July 24, 2008:

FANUC Robotics Receives USDA Acceptance for Meat & Poultry Processing Robot

FANUC Robotics America, Inc. today announced that its M-430iA/2F high-speed, food picking robot is the first and only robot to meet the hygiene requirements for meat and poultry processing, and receive equipmen...
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PR Inside Newswire
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News published on July 18, 2008:

Intelligent farrowing pen on the way

Scientists aim to reduce piglet mortality by developing a new type of climate control and monitoring in farrowing pens. The result could be improved pig welfare and farmer finances. For a newborn piglet, slippi...
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Univ. of Aarhus - Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
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News published on July 18, 2008:

Antibiotics in Animal Feed Pose an Urgent Threat

Karen Steuer, director of government operations for the Pew Environment Group, today issued the following statement in response to the House Energy & Commerce Committee mark up of the Animal Drug User Fee Act:“...
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The Pew Charitable Trust press release
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