While it is a wonderful calling to provide safe high quality pork protein to consumers in the U.S. and the world, ISU extension swine specialist Colin Johnson said farmers still must cover production costs and earn a living.

Is your Pork Quality Assurance Plus Advisor certification expiring soon? Application deadline fpr our May 14 session is May 3 so those interested should submit their application soon.

It's time to get barns ready for summer to reduce electricity costs and decrease the negative impacts of heat stress on the pigs.

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Instructional SOP video on how to reduce sow mortality.

Watch this instructional SOP video on how to reduce sow mortality in your herd or read the printable 1-page SOP, available in both English (pdf) and Spanish (pdf).