Selected comments from the Leman Keynote speech looking at the global swine industry with Dr Tim Loula of Swine Vet Services. Dr Loula suggests the time is ripe to attack our most serious herd health issues. Can PRRS be eliminated throughout North America?
Discussing the next few months of swine influenza virus (SIV) management with Dr Larry Rueff of Greensburg's Swine Vet Services. But we tend to wander... Animal Welfare, Communications, Euthanasia. Sit down and listen for a spell.
Making the right decisions to reach 30 pigs per sow per year. Dr Tom Gillespie of Rennselaer Swine Services shares tips and considerations in reaching and exceeding the number we've used as a goal for some time. Conversations from the 2009 Midwest Pork Conference.
AgStar's Mark Greenwood comments on the state of the industry and important changes which must be made. In his recent SwineCast Blog, Mark also notes that producers must speak out for their industry and production practices to help shape perception and turn the tide.