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  • Farmer in soybean field

    Working women, the backbone of family farms

    Published on June 23, 2020

    The role of women in farming continues to evolve. The added stress of working off the farm while balancing traditional responsibilities can be difficult to manage.

  • A woman looking at meat in a grocery store.

    Supply chain disruptions

    Published on May 3, 2020

    When workers essential to the food supply become ill, how does this affect the food supply chain within the meat industry?

  • Show cattle

    Novel coronavirus information for animal owners

    Published on April 23, 2020

    There are many questions regarding animal and human health during the COVID-19 pandemic, however, there are animal health experts we can turn to for answers.

  • Pork from ractopamine-fed pigs is safe for consumption

    Published on April 17, 2020

    Despite recent decisions by some US packers to process only ractopamine-free pigs, it is important to understand that meat products are safe for consumers when ractopamine is used according to label directions.