USDA Direct Assistance for Producers

USDA announced the requirements and process for producers interested in applying for direct support through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). Details, including a recorded webinar, are available at

COVID-19 News and Resources

Understanding Muzzle Energy for Humane Euthanasia
Captive Bolt Considerations for Humanely Euthanizing Pigs
Trucking Size & Weight Waivers by State
Swine Depopulation and Disposal Records

Additional resources for pork producers are available at

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.