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  • Nuisance Lawsuits are Taking a Bite Out of Big Pork

    By Maria Dampman

    Published Aug 17, 2018 

    In 1611, William Aldred took his neighbor to court. Thomas Benton was being sued for “erecting a hogstye so near the house of the plaintiff that the air thereof was corrupted. ” In common language, the pigs stank, making it impossible for Aldred to enjoy his home which, in his words, had become “unbearable to live in. ” The courts sided with Aldred, saying the odor was “depriving him of his dignity” and therefore, a violation of his rights... A 2013 study by Duke University probed that swine biogas can be as inexpensive as solar power, and run at 5 cents per kilowatt hour...

    Categories: Swine

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    Animal Nutrition and Feed Study – Survey Assistance Needed (Paid) 1

    By Michael Jarmus

    Published Aug 8, 2018 

    Hello Everyone,My name is Mike Jarmus and I am a senior analyst with the Martec Group a market research company in the Detroit, MI area. We are conducting a study on animal nutrition and feed habits by farmers in North America. We are looking for about 15-20 minutes of you time at your convenience for a brief phone survey. We are paying $100 per an interview for that time or we can donate it to a charity of your choice in your name. We provide payment via check, PayPal or Venmo...

    Categories: Beef, Swine, Poultry

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    Animal Nutrition and Feed Study – Survey Assistance Needed (Paid)

    By Animal Nutrition and Feed Study

    Published Aug 8, 2018 

    Hello Everyone,My name is Mike Jarmus and I am a senior analyst with the Martec Group a market research company in the Detroit, MI area. We are conducting a study on animal nutrition and feed habits by farmers in North America. We are looking for about 15-20 minutes of you time at your convenience for a brief phone survey. We are paying $100 per an interview for that time or we can donate it to a charity of your choice in your name. We provide payment via check, PayPal or Venmo...

    Categories: Beef, Dairy, Swine

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    Capitol Commodity Hedging Services United States, IN, Indianapolis

    Job Title: President
    About: My job includes senior commodity analyst and hedging manager; I provide tailored hedge strategies for producers and end users in many market sectors including the following: Grains, Energies, Metals, Livestock, Cotton; and make myself available to discuss implementation of these programs.
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Soybeans, Wheat, Rice, Canola, Beef, Dairy, Swine, Marketing, Feeder Cattle

    Chetan Shinde India, Maharashtra, Pune

    Business Title: Xpertios 1-&1
    Job Title: Farmer, Rancher, Ag Investor, Farm Manager or Employee, Crop Consultant, Precision Agriculture Specialist, Other Ag Professional, ChetanS
    Interests: Cover Crops, Cotton, Canola, Corn, Peanuts, Soybeans, Rice, Organic Row Crops, Sorghum, Wheat, Beef, Feed, Poultry, Swine

    AgFuse Administrator United States, SC, Blenheim

    Business Title: AgFuse LLC
    Job Title: Adminstrator
    About: AgFuse is a social media network created specifically to connect farmers and agriculture professionals throughout the world.
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Vegetables, Rice, Canola, Sorghum, Beef, Dairy, Poultry, Swine, Cover Crops, Ag Policy, Precision Agriculture, Organic Row Crops, Irrigation, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Samara Gutierrez United States, MT, Butte

    Job Title: Other Ag Professional, Agriculture Amateur employee
    Interests: Canola, Corn, Sorghum, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine, Conservation Plans, Cover Crops, Homesteading, Horses, Timber

    Mariz Fransis Mariz Fransis Egypt, Alexandria, Alexandria

    Job Title: Farmer, Landowner
    Interests: Beef, Dairy, Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine

    Trish Oswald United States, SD, Mitchell

    Business Title: ON SIGHT 247
    Job Title: Other Ag Professional, Farm Security Services
    About: On Sight 24/7 is your leader in Farm Security and Livestock Barn Surveillance. We are a Midwest based company dedicated to providing the utmost protection with the technical support to maintain it!
    Interests: Ag Commentary, Marketing, News, Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine, Crop Protection, Apps, Farm Management, Operating a Farm, Projects, Shops, Tools, Fishing, Horses, Hunting

  • Capitol Commodity Hedging Services United States, IN, Indianapolis

    Job Title: President
    About: My job includes senior commodity analyst and hedging manager; I provide tailored hedge strategies for producers and end users in many market sectors including the following: Grains, Energies, Metals, Livestock, Cotton; and make myself available to discuss implementation of these programs.
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Soybeans, Wheat, Rice, Canola, Beef, Dairy, Swine, Marketing, Feeder Cattle

    Chetan Shinde India, Maharashtra, Pune

    Business Title: Xpertios 1-&1
    Job Title: Farmer, Rancher, Ag Investor, Farm Manager or Employee, Crop Consultant, Precision Agriculture Specialist, Other Ag Professional, ChetanS
    Interests: Cover Crops, Cotton, Canola, Corn, Peanuts, Soybeans, Rice, Organic Row Crops, Sorghum, Wheat, Beef, Feed, Poultry, Swine

    AgFuse Administrator United States, SC, Blenheim

    Business Title: AgFuse LLC
    Job Title: Adminstrator
    About: AgFuse is a social media network created specifically to connect farmers and agriculture professionals throughout the world.
    Interests: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Vegetables, Rice, Canola, Sorghum, Beef, Dairy, Poultry, Swine, Cover Crops, Ag Policy, Precision Agriculture, Organic Row Crops, Irrigation, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Samara Gutierrez United States, MT, Butte

    Job Title: Other Ag Professional, Agriculture Amateur employee
    Interests: Canola, Corn, Sorghum, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine, Conservation Plans, Cover Crops, Homesteading, Horses, Timber

    Mariz Fransis Mariz Fransis Egypt, Alexandria, Alexandria

    Job Title: Farmer, Landowner
    Interests: Beef, Dairy, Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine

    Trish Oswald United States, SD, Mitchell

    Business Title: ON SIGHT 247
    Job Title: Other Ag Professional, Farm Security Services
    About: On Sight 24/7 is your leader in Farm Security and Livestock Barn Surveillance. We are a Midwest based company dedicated to providing the utmost protection with the technical support to maintain it!
    Interests: Ag Commentary, Marketing, News, Corn, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine, Crop Protection, Apps, Farm Management, Operating a Farm, Projects, Shops, Tools, Fishing, Horses, Hunting

    Nathan Legler United States, IA, Ames

    Interests: Cover Crops, Marketing, Precision Agriculture, Corn, Soybeans, Beef, Swine

    Mike Coulander United States, IA, Sheldon

    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Beef, Dairy, Poultry, Swine, Agribusiness

  • Farm Life

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    Here is a place to share your on-the-farm stories and photos: funny mishaps, cool projects, cute animals, etc.
    Interest: Canola, Cotton, Corn, Organic Row Crops, Peanuts, Rice, Sorghum, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine, Hemp, Orchard Crops, Organic Specialty Crops, Tree Nuts, Vegetables, Fishing, Homesteading, Horses, Hunting, Timber, Tobacco

    The Stull Farm, LLC

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    We are a family ran farm that believes in raising livestock in a caring and natural way, Our livestock is raised on pasture with many animals free ranging. We currently raise Scottish Highland Cattle, multiple species of hogs, goats, sheep, chickens, ducks, and turkeys.
    Interest: Beef, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine

    On Sight 24/7 Surveillance

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    At ON SIGHT 24/7 we are dedicated to protecting the livelihood of the American Farmer! Within this group we will share our products, what they do, how we can customize a surveillance system locally and nationally and the benefits of having a full service Technical Support team available to you!
    Interest: Canola, Corn, Cotton, Organic Row Crops, Peanuts, Rice, Sorghum, Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Feed, Grass-Fed Livestock, Poultry, Specialty Livestock, Swine, Crop Protection, Farm Management, Shops, Tools, Hemp, Orchard Crops, Organic Specialty Crops, Vegetables, Horses, Hunting, Tobacco

    AgNet West Radio Network

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    California and Arizona real farm radio, providing current, relevant, and interesting agriculture news. We are proud to serve the agriculture community. AgNet West is based in California.
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Vegetables, Rice, Canola, Sorghum, Beef, Dairy, Poultry, Swine, Cover Crops, Ag Policy, Precision Agriculture, Organic Row Crops, Irrigation, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness, Crop Protection, Crop Scouting, Fertility, Soil Health, Sustainable Agriculture

    Everything Hogs

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    Here’s a place to chatter about all things swine! Hogs, pigs and boars.
    Interest: Swine

  • Nuisance Lawsuits are Taking a Bite Out of Big Pork

    By Maria Dampman

    Published Aug 17, 2018 

    In 1611, William Aldred took his neighbor to court. Thomas Benton was being sued for “erecting a hogstye so near the house of the plaintiff that the air thereof was corrupted. ” In common language, the pigs stank, making it impossible for Aldred to enjoy his home which, in his words, had become “unbearable to live in. ” The courts sided with Aldred, saying the odor was “depriving him of his dignity” and therefore, a violation of his rights... A 2013 study by Duke University probed that swine biogas can be as inexpensive as solar power, and run at 5 cents per kilowatt hour...

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    Animal Nutrition and Feed Study – Survey Assistance Needed (Paid) 1

    By Michael Jarmus

    Published Aug 8, 2018 

    Hello Everyone,My name is Mike Jarmus and I am a senior analyst with the Martec Group a market research company in the Detroit, MI area. We are conducting a study on animal nutrition and feed habits by farmers in North America. We are looking for about 15-20 minutes of you time at your convenience for a brief phone survey. We are paying $100 per an interview for that time or we can donate it to a charity of your choice in your name. We provide payment via check, PayPal or Venmo...

    Categories: Beef, Swine, Poultry

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    Animal Nutrition and Feed Study – Survey Assistance Needed (Paid)

    By Animal Nutrition and Feed Study

    Published Aug 8, 2018 

    Hello Everyone,My name is Mike Jarmus and I am a senior analyst with the Martec Group a market research company in the Detroit, MI area. We are conducting a study on animal nutrition and feed habits by farmers in North America. We are looking for about 15-20 minutes of you time at your convenience for a brief phone survey. We are paying $100 per an interview for that time or we can donate it to a charity of your choice in your name. We provide payment via check, PayPal or Venmo...

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    How Feasible is Organic Corn?

    By Vijayalaxmi Kinhal

    Published Aug 14, 2020 

    Organic corn is both economically viable and technically feasible. Even though organic corn yield is 32% lesser, the prices are double that of conventional corn, guaranteeing attractive returns on investment (ROI) to growers. Moreover, there is growing technical information available to advise organic corn production. Growing Demand for Organic CornThe demand for organic corn is expected to grow globally at a CAGR of 1... Animal Type Dairy Beef Poultry Swine Nitrogen (lb/ton) 10 14 25 10 Nitrogen (lb/1000 gal) 28 39 69 55 Phosphate (P2O5) (lb/ton) 5 9 25 6 Phosphate (P2O5) (lb/1000 gal) 14 25 69 27 Potash (K2O) (lb/ton) 10 11 12 9 Potash (K2O) (lb/1000 gal) 28 31 33 34 Table 2...

    Categories: Corn, Organic Row Crops

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    Get livestock insurance from Nationwide

    By Nationwide Farm Insurance

    Published May 14, 2019 

    When you get an AgriChoice® farm insurance policy from Nationwide, you’re also getting protection for your livestock and poultry. That means your cows, bulls, swine, goats, lambs and sheep are covered. So are turkeys and other birds. What livestock insurance coversLivestock insurance covers broad causes of loss protection, including:Accidental shootingsAttacks by dogs or wild animals (except to sheep)EarthquakesElectrocutionFloodsLoading and unloading accidentsSudden and accidental collisions causing deathKeep in mind that there may be a limit on the value of any one animal, although higher limits may be available. Know your optionsThe maximum amount payable per head is determined by how your livestock are insured:IndividualBlanketHerdIndividual coverageYou can schedule each animal individually...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    Citizens Weekly Newsletter November 23, 2018

    By Angie Setzer

    Published Nov 23, 2018 

    • Not much in the way of significant news throughout the week, as typical for this time of year in the grain markets most traders are already in holiday mode. Soybeans have managed to hold their own after a rough start to the week, while corn and wheat are testing the downside of the most recent trading range. • Corn traders continue to monitor what is taking place in the crude market as selling pressure there has ramped up significantly. The crude complex has lost 31% in the last 7 weeks, hitting its lowest level in a year to close out the week... • In addition to divided ideas on how the country should deal with trade tensions African Swine Fever was confirmed in the country’s largest pork producing region, with officials announcing a significant crackdown on the disease and transportation of hogs going forward...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    Citizens Weekly Newsletter September 14, 2018

    By Angie Setzer

    Published Sep 14, 2018 

    This Week in AgricultureA Mixed Bag of Information from the Week that Was: September 14, 2018· Updated USDA numbers, continued trade negotiations, African Swine Fever and a hurricane captured most of the market headlines this week. · The USDA updated their crop production and demand estimates mid-day Wednesday giving us further insight into what they expect to take place in the year ahead. Prior to the report many traders were anticipating the USDA to lower corn yields slightly, while increase soybean production expectations. The USDA followed along with pre-report ideas when it came to soybeans but ended up lifting corn yields expectations much higher than anticipated... · While China has had their hands full dealing with the spread of African Swine Fever with confirmed cases continuing to spread the announcement it was discovered in 2 wild boars in Belgium near the French border struck fear into the hearts of many hog producers across the globe...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    Citizens Weekly Newsletter November 30, 2018

    By Angie Setzer

    Published Nov 30, 2018 

    · The moment we have all been waiting for is just a day away as the G20 summit kicks off and the world awaits the dinner meeting between President Xi and President Trump scheduled for Saturday. Traders seem to bouncing between excitement and pessimism at a break neck pace. At the time of this writing however beans are at the high end of their recent range as we work towards the close. · While the G20 meeting is garnering the most attention there are several other developments being monitored across the broad spectrum of trade. On the China side we cannot ignore what is taking place when it comes to the spread of African Swine Fever...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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    Citizens Weekly Newsletter August 17, 2018

    By Angie Setzer

    Published Aug 17, 2018 

    This Week In Agriculture:A Mixed Bag of Information from the Week that Was: August 17, 2018· Though the week started seemingly weaker with traders still reeling from last week’s production outlook surprise, ideas that trade dispute resolution is right around the corner helped push the markets to a higher close. When the closing bell rang on Friday afternoon we saw corn up 6, wheat up 13 and November beans up 35 for the week. · Crop conditions Monday night showed a one point drop in good to excellent ratings for both corn and beans. That, coupled with continued fast maturity across the Corn Belt has some agronomists, farmers and traders thinking yields may end up lower than the most recent August estimate... · Concerns are also developing in China over a potential outbreak of African Swine Fever...

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    Citizens Weekly Newsletter January 4, 2019

    By Angie Setzer

    Published Jan 4, 2019 

    2019 is coming in with a bang across many sectors of the market. Outside market volatility feels unprecedented with wild swings higher or lower on seemingly little in the way of major headlines, while commodity traders work to pin down short-term demand in the face of a USDA shutdown. Traders returned after the New Year’s holiday to fresh conversations surrounding Chinese state-buyer soybean purchases. While several private traders indicated China was in the market again enquiring about prices and looking to buy, there will be no confirmation of actual amounts until the government reopens or the beans are shipped... We have been watching the development and spread of African Swine Fever in China with horror as one case quickly turned into ten and ten into one hundred...

    Categories: Agribusiness

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  • Posted By Jay Harmon
    Mar 19 

    https://www.extension.iastate.edu/news/new-publications-focus-protecting-swine-building-investments?fbclid=IwAR1XrLM4oa-Syn-Kdcae69KrhmSYlLtuVbkZQ1f6e2-yq9ehTxfJwBpuwos

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    Posted By Rodney Michael
    Dec 7, 2020 

    While I'll admit I haven't researched this much, I'm not sure I like where it's going...

    https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-china-swinefever-muyuanfoods/flush-with-cash-chinese-hog-producer-builds-worlds-largest-pig-farm-idUKKBN28H0C8

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    Posted By Everything Hogs
    Nov 4, 2020 

    https://www.agriculture.com/livestock/hogs/tips-on-avoiding-nuisance-suits

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    Posted By Everything Hogs
    Oct 2, 2020 

    https://www.farmprogress.com/hog/zero-swine-finishing-feed-costs-2021 
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    Posted By Everything Hogs
    Updated Apr 9 

    https://www.nationalhogfarmer.com/animal-health/weaning-age-or-weaning-weight-more-important

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    Posted By Hydro Hose
    Apr 7 

    Dad jokes be like: There's a ketchup shortage, so we may have to take matters into our own Heinz

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    Posted By Ag Policy
    Apr 2 

    https://www.farmprogress.com/farm-policy/court-issues-stay-hog-slaughter-inspection-rule

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    Posted By Ag Policy
    Apr 1 

    https://www.dtnpf.com/agriculture/web/ag/news/world-policy/article/2021/03/31/states-may-laying-groundwork-appeal

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    Posted By Everything Hogs
    Apr 1 

    https://www.nationalhogfarmer.com/agenda/registration-opens-world-pork-expo

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    Posted By Everything Hogs
    Mar 24 

    https://www.farmprogress.com/hog/managing-feed-costs-name-game-2021

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