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Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.

Alyssa Conway

Alyssa Conway is a senior editor at WATT Global Media. Contact Conway via email at aconway@wattglobal.com.

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Strong pork export market key to profitability over next year

Pig producers should see profits in 2017-18 with low feed costs and good export volumes, but this does not come without some challenges producers should be aware of.
Pig producers should see profits in 2017-18 with low feed costs and good export volumes, but this does not come without some challenges producers should be aware of.
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How ag industry can use social media to reach consumers

Pig, poultry farmers not already on social media need to consider these platforms as a viable and effective way to communicate their story and reach consumers worldwide
Producers in the agriculture industry are continually seeking opportunities to reach consumers in order tell their real story and show off their farms, combating the negative light often shed on the industry by animal activists. Social media platforms provide an ideal way to reach not just one’s own consumers but other non-farmers and potential customers around the world.
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2 top environmental concerns for pig producers

WOTUS, Air Emissions Reporting Requirements rules would burden the pig industry if not repealed and replaced
Members of the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) are generally pleased so far with the direction that general regulatory reform has taken under President Donald Trump, and the group is working with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to repeal and replace two key regulations that would severely affect pig producers going forward.
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How ag companies can recruit, retain millennials

Millennials have changed the way work happens, and companies must get on board in order to attract this next generation of employees.
Millennials have changed the way work happens, and companies must get on board in order to attract this next generation of employees.
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8 most-popular agribusiness companies of 2016

These eight meat and feed companies ranked in the top 100 most-searched-for terms on WATTAgNet.com during the past year. Here’s why.
These eight poultry, pig and feed companies ranked in the top 100 most-searched-for terms on WATTAgNet.com during the past year. Here's why.
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