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Dr. Joel DeRouchey - Ingredient availability and cost


Ingredient availability and cost - Joel DeRouchey, M.S., Ph.D., Kansas State University, from the 2012 World Pork Expo, June 6-8, Des Moines, Iowa, USA.

Are Meat Demand and Feed Prices Related?

Feed Prices Impact Meat Demand
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Paragon Economics Dr. Steve Meyer walks through meat demand, corn prices ($4-$8??) and weather issues.
The total feed supply is going down. Long term we need to get more efficient or we get smaller. Can we get efficient enough to that we can grow with a shrinking supply of energy feed?
Dr. Meyer also looks into the ethanol industry, how it fared in 2011 and what it may do in 2012, with respect to their need for corn inputs.

SwineCast 0691, Feed Prices Impact Meat Demand

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Dr. Kenneth Prusa - Feeding for Pork Quality: Impacts of DDGS


Diet Decisions for the $ and the Hog, Part II Feeding for Pork Quality: Impacts of DDGS- - Dr. Kenneth Prusa, Iowa State University, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, from the 2012 Iowa Pork Congress, January 24 - 26, Des Moines, IA, USA.

Swine Economic Outlook a Roller-coaster?

2012 Steve Meyer Corn Yield Chart How will the pork industry fare in 2012? Dr. Steve Meyer says 2012 has five key issues to keep an eye on: exports, U.S. Demand, feed prices, hog/pork supplies, and packing capacity. Steve also highlights the relationships between crops and costs.
Total feed supply is going down. This means we either get more efficient or we get smaller.

SwineCast 0667, Will Lowering The Renewable Fuel Standard Impact Feed Availability?

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  • President-Elect of the National Pork Producers Council, Carolina producer R.C. Hunt, joins us to discuss legislation which allows for variation in the Renewable Fuel Standard based on the U.S. corn supply.
  • Overview of the Legislation

Dr. Joel DeRouchey - The Impact of Pig Weight Variation on Marginal Feed Cost


The Impact of Pig Weight Variation on Marginal Feed Cost - Dr. Joel DeRouchey, Kansas State University, from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

Dr. Noel Williams - Feed efficiency potential for pigs and poultry


Feed efficiency potential for pigs and poultry - Dr. Noel Williams, Director Technical Services and Marketing, PIC, from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

Dr. Steve Dritz - Economic evaluation of feed per unit of gain


Economic evaluation of feed per unit of gain: Is lower always better? - Dr. Steve Dritz, Swine Specialist, Kansas State University, from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

SwineCast 0659, How Will The World Economy Affect Feed Prices And Exports?

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