SwineCast 0193 for April 20 2007

SwineCast 0193 Show Notes:

  • World of contrasts - cloning to produce insulin but not for food
  • Corn/Soy production costs up significantly
  • Global warming and carbon sequestration - money in your pocket?
  • Quality System Verification Program overview
  • Canadian Quality Assurance
  • Link to Pork Management Conference Brochur

SwineCast 0190 for April 6 2007

SwineCast 0190 Show Notes:

SwineCast 0186 for March 23 2007

SwineCast 0186 Show Notes:
  • European ammonia conference calls DDGs "not environmentally friendly".
  • Update on DDGs inclusion considerations with Dr. Gerald Shurson. Link to UMN DDGs website.
  • Canadian Pork Producers concerned with government's trade protection policies in other areas.
  • New internet technology can turn copper wire broadband into super highway.
  • View of global genetic development with Dr.

SwineCast 0183 for March 13 2007

SwineCast 0183 Show Notes:
  • Legislators working to remove references to manure from CERCLA legislation.
  • Withholding taxes on farm payments on the books. Can they get it changed?
  • Canadian trade mission to the U.S. Looking at trade from both sides, now.

SwineCast 0177 February 20, 2007

SwineCast 0177 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Larry Martin of the George Morris Centre discusses the impact of U.S. ethanol policies on Canadian swine producers.
  • Likely grain market scenarios with Bill Holbrook of Holbrook Consulting.

SwineCast 0174 February 9, 2007

SwineCast 0174 Show Notes:

SwineCast 0170 for January 26, 2007

SwineCast 0170 Show Notes:
  • President Bush supports biofuels in State of the Union address.
  • and two days later connects with officials at DuPont to acknowledge the stress this policy is placing on livestock producers.
  • Canadian think tank George Morris Centre president Larry Martin looks at the effects of current ethanol policies.
  • What feeding substitutes to corn are available and what problems may they present? Dr.
Syndicate content