posted on July 10, 2015 at 6:02 PM
A battered hog industry still recovering from a devastating virus may have troubles ahead thanks to Mother Nature
posted on July 2, 2015 at 4:52 PM
The Department of Natural Resources says it will require a full environmental impact study of a proposed hog "megafarm" in northern Wisconsin.
posted on January 16, 2015 at 1:58 PM
Police in China have arrested more than 110 people on suspicion of selling pork from diseased pigs in the country's latest food safety scandal.
posted on November 7, 2014 at 2:07 PM
The Illinois Department of Agriculture has given tentative approval to a 20,000-head hog farm outside the small central Illinois city of Wenona.
posted on August 22, 2014 at 4:22 PM
posted on July 11, 2014 at 7:22 PM
Summer storms continue to hammer the country from the plains to the coast. The potential for record crops and a mixed ending stocks report increases market volatility. Federal officials, scientists and farmers band together to fight a virus...
posted on July 11, 2014 at 6:01 PM
The USDA is asking farmers to report cases of PED virus.
posted on March 28, 2014 at 3:36 PM
A fast-moving virus that has infected hogs across half of the nation since it was first detected in the U.S. less than a year ago has become rampant in Indiana, agriculture officials say.
posted on November 22, 2013 at 3:37 PM
An animal rights group said Wednesday it videotaped workers at a central Oklahoma farm abusing hogs raised for Tyson Foods, and the meat company said it would immediately end its contract with the supplier.
posted on October 11, 2013 at 4:13 PM
Dr. Temple Grandin is one of the most outspoken and most influential animal scientists and agricultural consultants in the world.
posted on July 19, 2013 at 2:31 PM
USDA researchers are learning more about the Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome, or PRRS. Also called blue-ear pig disease, it too costs pork producers money and pigs every year.
posted on June 27, 2013 at 4:09 PM
Part flavor experiment, part green recycling, part promotion and bolstered by the legalization of recreational marijuana in Washington state, pot excess is being fed to hogs by their owners.
posted on June 21, 2013 at 6:13 PM
Analyst Mark Gold discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson.
posted on June 21, 2013 at 6:12 PM
Market Analyst Mark Gold discusses the volatile commodity markets with host Mike Pearson.
posted on June 14, 2013 at 9:32 PM
Analyst Darin Newsom discusses the markets with host Mike Pearson.