Thursday, October 22, 2020

Fall 2020 – Editorial

The Fall 2020 edition of the Canadian Hog Journal is here!

Editorial – Summer 2020

Read the Summer 2020 message from the editor and letters to the editor.

Genomic selection for disease resilience using measures of antibody (Ab) response

Chad Bierman, PhD, Geneticist, Genesus Inc. Disease is a major contributor to increased costs...

U.S. Pork Powerhouses

Pork Commentary, October 19th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Successful Farming yearly does a...

Data Integrity and Genetic Evaluation Systems

By: Everestus Akanno, PhD., Geneticist, Genesus Inc. The success of pig genetic improvement programs...
Jim Long's Pork Commentary

U.S. Pork Export Sales Explode

Pork Commentary, October 13th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. Last week the U.S. sold 60,200 metric tonnes of pork....

Price negotiating power balance hurts producers

Producers need to ask: What steps do I need to take to shift the power back to an equitable place for both producers and packers?

In pursuit of producer-packer shared value

Producers, packers and retailers all have a role to play in keeping this industry viable. The time to work together is overdue.
Jim Long's Pork Commentary

The best things happen unexpectedly!

Pork Commentary, October 5th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. ASF in Germany 

September 1 USDA Hogs and Pigs Report Defies Logic

Pork Commentary, September 28th, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. On Thursday just after the...

More ASF breaks in Germany!

Pork Commentary, September 21st, 2020Jim Long, President-CEO, Genesus Inc. There are many items to...