Save the Piggies

July 15, 2017

Matthew Rooda, University of Iowa alumni and founder of SwineTech, created a device to prevent piglets from being crushed by their mothers, and therefore save the pork industry billions of dollars.

Using vibrations and shocks, monitor may help farms prevent piglet crushing deaths

June 28, 2017

Matthew Rooda, the CEO of SwineTech, a company working to save the lives of piglets through a shock device, mentions the progress of his product and possibilities of future developments.

You won't have to stand in line for hot dogs and nachos at Iowa Cubs games anymore

June 20, 2017

FanFood, an app for ordering food at live venues, will launch at Principal Park on June 26th,2017. The app allows spectators to order food and drinks directly to their seat, or pick up their order from an express concessions line. Proceeds are donated to local food banks.