The Wright County Board of Supervisors approved an economic development agreement with Prestage Foods of Iowa on Aug. 22 that clears the way for Prestage to build a $240 million, ultra-modern pork processing facility near Eagle Grove.
Earlier this week we got the latest on Alberta crops and crop conditions.
In recent decades there has been a growing concern about animal stress on intensive pig farms due to the undesirable consequences that stress produces in the normal physiology of pigs and its effects on their welfare and general productive performance.
Still with crops, but on the marketing side of things, recent crop market reports have mentioned stronger canola crush margins.
Ontario’s corn and soybean production expected to drop