Columnist Nathan Briggs discusses harmful flies to look out for and how to manage them in this week’s Livestock Letters.
For many of today’s farmers, agriculture is a family tradition. They’ve gained their knowledge of farming and running a business – and sometimes the land itself – from the generations that came before them. Read more
Researchers have identified a gene that will help with early diagnosis of the S. zooepidemicus swine pathogen. Read more
Researchers have identified a new cell line that would help in the development of swine vaccines for the PRRS virus. Read more
Pennsylvania officials are proactively working toward establishing response measures to be used in the case of an African swine fever outbreak. Read more
Although demand is growing, farmers of specialty meats are finding new ways to market traditionally tougher sells, like lamb. Read more