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March 8, 2012

SwineCast is back in Denver this week for the American Association of Swine Veterinarians meeting and the pre-AASV Boehringer Ingelheim symposium on Swine Health and Nutrition. This programing focused on feed costs comes at a good time. Some economists and production professionals are hearing justification for $4 corn, maybe going to $8 corn. These prices are mainly dependent on weather.

February 16, 2012

Is there a link?

DDG and necrotic enteritis

Audio via PoultryCast.com
February 16, 2012

Where is economy going for ag?

The ethanol industry points to millions of tons of DDGs returning to the livestock industry to replace corn turned to fuel. We've found some downside to that argument with changes in fat appearance and oil content. The pork industry struggles with bacons they can't slice and that fail their 'flop' test for firmness. Auburn's Dr.

February 10, 2012


corn food fuel ethanol
Food or Fuel? How will changes to ethanol subsidies affect food / fuel debate? Will cellulosic biomass like switchgrass ever work? This #AgChat conversation touches on one of the hot topics in agriculture.