2018 Missouri Pork Expo

Featured Presentations

How Are You Dealing With Rodents In Your Buildings?

Integrated Pest Management of Rodents in Swine FacilitiesIntegrated Pest Management of Rodents in Swine Facilities Dr. Danny L. McDonald, Poultry and Livestock Entomologist, MWI Animal Health, talks about integrated pest management of rodents in swine facilities. Dr. McDonald reminds people that rodents are a biosecurity hazard to any farm because they can get into and out places without notice. Dr. McDonald shares many of the animal disease vectors rodents can carry plus mentioned rodents consume feed resources and damage building infrastructures. Dr. McDonald closes with options and tools for rodent management [video].

Gaining Money To Help Manage Nutrients and Manure

Cost Share Opportunities for Nutrient ManagementCost Share Opportunities for Nutrient Management In this panel moderated by Mr. Jerry Foster (JBS Live Pork), Mr. Jim Plassmeyer (Missouri Department of Natural Resources Soil and Water Conservation Program) and Ms. Lauren Cartwright (Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA), cover the various aspects of nutrient management planning and implementation. Ms. Cartwright and Mr. Plassmeyer outline cost sharing opportunities that are available through various state and federal resources [video].

2018 Missouri Pork ExpoThe 2018 Missouri Pork Expo focused on nutrient management cost sharing opportunities [link] for produces plus highlighted the importance of rodent management [link] for all farm operation biosecurity plans.

These presentations from the Missouri Pork Expo are of value to producers like you. Thank your Missouri Pork Association representative and sponsors for making these available today.

Stay Connected!
Ned Arthur, Your SwineCast Host

email us or call 1.877.SwineCast (1.877.794.6322).