Hog price calculator now available

The eagerly awaited hog price calculator, developed by Alberta Pork with technical support and funding from the Canadian Pork Council (CPC), is now freely accessible through our Economics web section. Plug in your information and find out if your current contract is providing you the best returns possible. In March 2020, Alberta Pork introduced the…

Swine Tech 2020 explores new possibilities

Every year, the Red Deer Swine Technology Workshop attracts more than 150 pork producers and farm employees to attend presentations and networking sessions with industry partners. Swine Tech 2020—what would have been the workshop’s 25th installment—was originally scheduled to take place in late October. Due to the uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic and provincial health…