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Planning for Spring Feed Needs

During this busy time, your Crystal Valley feed team can help lighten your load, we would be happy to meet any of your extra feed needs during this busy time. Please contact your local mill for assistance. Dave Limoges - Feed Sales Manager
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Swine Producers Looking Forward to 2019

Most hog producers continue to bleed red ink as December closes out, losses are expected to continue through the first quarter, but the market projects positive margins heading into both the second and third quarters of 2019. Hopefully, the new year will mean better financial opportunities. Dave Limoges - Feed Sales Manager
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What is Live Feed?

Live Feed is news information that is sent to our customers by text, email or both. It’s how the feed division shares current industry news with our producers. It gives our customers an opportunity to receive up to date listings of livestock needs and sales, equipment needs and sales and facility availability. Live feed will also send out information such as holiday hours, and scheduled downtimes for our feed mills to help our customers plan their deliveries.     Dave Limoges - Feed Sales Manager
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World Pork News

U.S. pork growth has been rapid in recent years. USDA estimates 2018 pork production to be up 13.9% compared to five years ago. Dave Limoges - Feed Sales Manager
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Exciting News from Elanco

Elanco has just introduced “Prevacent PRRS”, which is a modified-live virus vaccine. Prevacent PRRS is for the respiratory form of PRRS that is safe for use in piglets 2 weeks of age or older. The feed team recently attended a meeting with our Elanco representative, where we were introduced to the new vaccine which targets the Dave Limoges - Feed Sales Manager
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Preparing Your Barns for Colder Weather

ARE YOUR BARNS READY FOR WINTER? Frost on the windshield serves not only as a reminder that colder days are not far off, but that it’s time to prepare livestock buildings for winter. It’s important to bring back thoughts of cold weather ventilation. There are three major challenges associated with cold weather ventilation; maintaining a healthy comfortable indoor environment, conserving energy and keeping operating cost down. Dave Limoges - Feed Sales Manager
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