Ned Arthur

Ned Arthur is the host of SwineCast, connecting you to the experts in the swine industry.
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SwineCast 0947, Producer Role In Judicious Antibiotic Use

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SwineCast 0946, National Conference for Food and Agribusiness

SwineCast 0946 Show Notes:
  • Purdue's excellent Center for Food and Agricultural Business National Conference in Indianapolis will share findings from a multi-generational farm buying decision study along with a in-depth review of the current ag economy.  Dave Russell talks with Purdue Associate Professor and Center Director Scott Downey about the conference and information being shared.

SwineCast 0944, Pig Farmer Of Tomorrow Entries Now Online

SwineCast 0944 Show Notes:
  • The National Pork Board is encouraging all young swine producers to enter the "Pig Farmer of Tomorrow" award program, an effort to highlight the impact of the next generation in agriculture while reaching out to young consumers.
  • The Contest is open to entrants who, as of the entry date, are permanent legal residents of the fifty (50) United States of America and the District of Columbia who are between the ages of eighteen and twenty-nine as of January 1, 2017 and who are actively involved in raising pigs in the United States on a full or part time basis. Students may apply.
  • Entry period ends at 11:59 p.m. CT on 11/24/16.
  • Official Rules

SwineCast 0943, Q&A At NIAA ABX Symposium Featuring FDA's Dr. Bill Flynn On VFDs

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SwineCast 0942, All Animal Agriculture Must Participate In Antibiotics Use Discussion

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SwineCast 0941, ATM - PRRS Time To Stability Research and Control Protocols - Part 3 of 3

SwineCast 0941 Show Notes:
  • This three episode At The Meeting series looking at PRRS type 174 concludes as The Morrison Group, joined by Boehringer Ingelheim's Dr. Reid Phillips, discuss recent Time To Stability research and the latest on PRRS control.

SwineCast 0940, November's NIAA Antibiotic Use Symposium Should Be On Your Calendar

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SwineCast 0939, ATM - PRRS Type 174 Review, Part 2 of 3, What About Vaccine?

SwineCast 0939 Show Notes:
  • The Morrison Group is joined by Boehringer Ingelheim's Dr. Reid Phillips in a discussion of testing methodology on PRRS type 174 and cross protection from current vaccines.  Episode two of a three part series.

SwineCast 0938, Updating Your Veterinary Feed Directive Knowledge (VFD)

SwineCast 0938 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Liz Wagstrom, NPPC Chief Veterinarian, shares current Veterinary Feed Directive implementation status with Dave Russell. They discuss status, deadlines, and the difference it makes to you.