#RealPigFarming Changes View

On January 15, the Des Moines Social Media Club hosted a presentation made by the National Pork Board discussing the great success of #RealPigFarming social media campaign. Throughout the past year this social media movement has changed the view of modern pig farming...

MyVetLINK Simplifies Traveling with Animals

Ames, Iowa (January 12, 2015) – Get ready for the NEW MyVetLINK owner portal, powered by GlobalVetLINK, set to be released mid-January, 2015. MyVetLINK web-based software makes animal travel easier for owners and veterinarians. Health documents, including eCVIs, EIA...

Beef Producers Prefer Private vs. Government Control

In a survey conducted by BEEF magazine, beef producers have spoken and voiced that they prefer private control of animal traceability data, rather than government. Following the new Animal Disease Traceability (ADT) program becoming mandatory in early 2013, many...

Movement Requirement Insights

Ames, Iowa (November 25, 2014) – On October 28th, 2014, GlobalVetLINK (GVL®) offered a new continuing education webinar entitled Simplifying Regulation Nation: ADT & Interstate Movement Requirements Made Easy. This one hour webinar was presented by Chelsea Good,...

Cargill Net Earnings Plunge

Cargill, the largest privately held company in America, reported its profit fell 26% this past quarter. The fall in profits is said to be caused by the prospect of a massive harvest lowering crop prices. What is probably most surprising about this profit decrease is...