In a 2019 study, Iowa State University’s Allen E. Christian Iowa State Swine Teaching Farm compared supplemental heat sources for neonatal piglets in the farrowing house. The objectives were to evaluate weaning weight and pre-weaning mortality, sow and piglet behavior and energy usage. The study found that Kane heat mats controlled with a programmable thermostat can […]
Kane Manufacturing was a vendor at this year’s National Farm Machinery Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. The show was held from February 13-16 and is the world’s largest indoor farm equipment show. It is attended by over 300,000 visitors, and showcases over 800 exhibitors.
Mike McCoy joined Kane earlier this year and serves as the company’s Midwest Regional Sales Manager. Mike is based in central Ohio, and has spent his entire life in the swine industry, working in the family business, Real McCoy Genetics. Mike has experience in both practical swine production and with raising show pigs. He is also […]
Earlier this year, Kane Manufacturing was proud to sponsor the Brooks County, Georgia Annual Hog Show. As part of our sponsorship, we awarded a gift certificate to the show’s winner, Miss Jenna McBee. Last month, we were pleased to hear from Jenna’s mother, Jodie Hill McBee, who wrote: “Thank you again to Kane Manufacturing for […]
Kane Manufacturing was a vendor at this year’s World Pork Expo at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. The WPX was held from June 6 to June 8 and is the world’s largest pork industry-specific trade show. It brings together pork producers and industry professionals from around the world. Kane Manufacturing was represented […]