SwineCast 0501, Time For A New Canadian Pork Marketing Model?

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  • The Banff Swine Seminar brings excellent presentations and industry leaders to Alberta. Canadian correspondent Bruce Cochrane of Farmscape.ca talks with the Executive Director of the Canadian Pork Council, Martin Rice, about the changes in the industry

SwineCast 0500, Minnesota Pork Congress Agenda Overview with Trudy Wastweet

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SwineCast 0499, Reviewing 2009's Top Ag Law Provisions

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  • Iowa State's Roger McEowen logs in with Eric Atkinson to discuss the top ag legal issues of 2009 .

SwineCast 0498, Will Mycotoxins Change Your Nutrition Program?

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  • Dr. Hans Stein, Associate Professor of Swine Nutrition at the University of Illinois, joins the discussion on this year's mold issues, the resulting mycotoxin load, management of the feed and potential changes in cropping practices as a result.

SwineCast 0497, Washington Worries... You're Here To Help Me What ?!?!?

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  • Washington isn't finished with health care but is moving to help again... The debate on use of antibiotics in animal production will get hot and heavy in 2010 and your congressional communication pipelines need to be checked ASAP. Dr. Jennifer Greiner, National Pork Producers Council, shares thoughts with Ned Arthur about the potential for new antibiotics legislation led by Congresswoman Louise Slaughter.

SwineCast 0496, What's Up At The Iowa Pork Congress

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SwineCast 0495, Reviewing the December Hogs and Pigs Report

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  • Special Pork Board conference reviewing aspects of the December Hogs and Pigs report with additional comments market outlook and production issues

SwineCast 0494, American Feed Industry Association Meeting Preview

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  • Joel Newman, AFIA's president and CEO provides an overview of the upcoming AFIA conference in Atlanta and highlights legislative and regulatory issues on his organization's front burner

SwineCast 0493, So... Is Carbon Legislation Good or Bad for Swine Industry?

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  • A group of Kansas State researchers evaluated several reviews of the House bill dealing with climate change and carbon credit markets to determine which segments of agriculture could be most affected.  Research assistant Bill Golden shares the results

SwineCast 0492, Low Stress Hog Handling Training Videos Available

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  • Bruce Cochrane talks with DNL Farms Nancy Lidster about the video training programs now available to educate your handlers and truckers on low stress hog movement technique.
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