These pigs are watched very closely. Photo: Henk Riswick

These pigs are watched very closely

Several young pigs and calves will have to watch out soon – every step they take will be watched, monitored and...

Do live pigs belong at global trade shows?  Photo: Vincent ter Beek

Do live pigs belong at global trade shows?

Last week, the news broke that the annual US trade show World Pork Expo will be cancelled due do the emergence...

Photo: RONALD HISSINK

Deep straw in pigs – when does it work?

Pig management expert John Gadd became intrigued by a recent farm visit featuring a pig farm in Germany, keeping...

ASF: Preventing its entrance into Canada. Illustration: Shutterstock

Preventing ASF entering Canada

Pig industry leaders and farmers alike throughout North and South America are extremely concerned that African...