April 30, 2013 in The Daily Republic
An open house showcasing Jackrabbit Family Farm, a Pipestone System swine production unit, will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday at the facility at 3952 264th St., Mount Vernon.
November 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune
SHELDON, Iowa (AP) Investigators are searching for several hundred pigs and hogs that were stolen from a northwest Iowa farm last weekend. Continue Reading
November 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Raising pigs is no hog heaven in The Peace Garden State.
“It’s a pretty labor intensive industry raising pigs, between all of the daily chores, feeding, managing the barns and taking care of the breeding stocks that have to be done,” said Charlotte Meier, Regent.
Meier has served as state executive for the North Dakota Pork Council.
October 9, 2012 in The Osakis Review
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Citizens Board will decide on Tuesday, October 23 whether or not to order an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the proposed Gourley Brothers Hog Feedlot in Todd County. Continue Reading
July 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Group to educate on increasing feed costs.
June 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Davison County has a long, rich history of raising livestock. Many farm families in the area have raised hogs, cattle or dairy cows for generations. Livestock creates jobs, drives local economies and creates local markets for corn, soybeans, hay and other crops raised by South Dakota farm families.
May 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic
I am writing this letter on Sunday morning after a wonderful rain last night. Normally I would love the smell of a beautiful day after a rain, but after that pig thing is going to be built straight north of me, I will now be waking to the smell of “money” instead.