Ned Arthur

Ned Arthur is the host of SwineCast, connecting you to the experts in the swine industry.
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SwineCast 0894, Leman Pre-Conference Reproductive Workshop Review

SwineCast 0894 Show Notes:

SwineCast 0893, Vaccine for Illeitus Providing Good ROI

SwineCast 0893 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Mike Eisenmenger from Swine Vet Services discusses their use of Enterisol vaccine on Lawsonia-based Illeitus in their client operations.
  • Additional background info

SwineCast 0892, What You Need To Know About FDA Rule Changes And Herd Health Management

SwineCast 0892 Show Notes:
  • Chief veterinarian for the National Pork Producers Council, Dr. Liz Wagstrom discusses upcoming changes in managing herd health products, who needs to be involved in the record trail and what to watch for.

SwineCast 0891, ATM - What We Know About Influenza Vaccines, Part 3 of 3

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SwineCast 0890, ATM - Influenza And Herd Health - Part 2 of 3

SwineCast 0890 Show Notes:
  • In part 2 of this series on IAV, the Morrison Group is joined by UMN's Dr. Montse Torremorell for a review of influenza research and herd spread learnings.
  • Link to part 1 of this series.

SwineCast 0889, Washington Needs Watching...

SwineCast 0889 Show Notes:
  • Dan Kovich, NPPC assistant director of Science and Technology shares outcomes of recent work on the new dietary guidelines (a serious over-reach avoided) and children's nutrition programs (important to maintain) and issues which may not be on the top of a producers agenda.

SwineCast 0888, ATM - Understanding Influenza Terminology - Part 1 of 3

SwineCast 0888 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Marie Culhane, internationally recognized expert on influenza in swine, joins Dr. Bob Morrison on At The Meeting to discuss influenza from a producer's perspective and shed light on the naming conventions you may encounter.  Part 1 of a 3 part series on Influenza from the Morrison Group.

SwineCast 0887, Collaboration Key To Maintaining Antibiotics Availability

SwineCast 0887 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Mike Apley, Professor, Production Medicine / Clinical Pharmacology at Kansas State, discusses working with government entities to reach positive outcomes in the antibiotic disease resistance battle.
  • NIAA Antibiotics Symposium Agenda

SwineCast 0886, NIAA Builds Bridges At 2015 Antibiotics Symposium

SwineCast 0886 Show Notes:
  • The National Institute for Animal Agriculture seeks to create and atmosphere for conversation and understanding at their annual Antibiotics Symposium.  This year is no exception as described by Symposium Moderator Dr. Steve Solomon – Consultant, Global Public Health Consulting.
  • Program agenda

SwineCast 0885, International Conference on Feed Efficiency in Swine October 21-22, 2015

SwineCast 0885 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Mike Tokach (K-State) shares an overview of the International Conference on Feed Efficiency in Swine which takes place October 21-22 in Omaha. This forum is to share with the industry the findings of research and bring world renown experts on feed efficiency to present the full breadth of knowledge on swine feed efficiency. Targeted audience is those involved in the more technical aspects of pork production, which would appeal to the following:
    • people involved in the feed, genetics and processing industry
    • management personnel in pork production
    • pork producers owner operators
    • students, professors and other researchers
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