Ned Arthur

Ned Arthur is the host of SwineCast, connecting you to the experts in the swine industry.
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SwineCast 0370

SwineCast 0370 Show Notes:

  • Transitions... generational turnover happens once in a lifetime.. Mike Fassler of Lookout Ridge Consulting discusses some of those considerations and offers suggestions to ease the pain
  • Working in a family or small business environment, the need for team building may not be immediately apparent.  Talking with Guy Harris at the American Farm Bureau Federation Convention may cause you to think otherwise

SwineCast 0368

SwineCast 0368 Show Notes:

SwineCast 0367

SwineCast 0367 Show Notes:

  • Happy New Year!

SwineCast 0366 for December 22 2008

SwineCast 0366 Show Notes:

SwineCast 0365 for December 19 2008

SwineCast 0365 Show Notes:

  • International PRRS Conference coverage with Dr Bob Morrison conversation.  Looking at the likelihood of regional PRRS elimination

SwineCast 0364 for December 15 2008

SwineCast 0364 Show Notes:

  • Special leadership training conversation with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer at Stanford University   

SwineCast 0363 for December 12 2008

SwineCast 0363 Show Notes:

  • Disease management program featuring Dr J.D. Feitner of Pork Vision sharing his findings in use of Circo vaccines
  • Healthier animals through microbial supplements
  • PADRAP setting benchmarks for disease risk assessments

SwineCast 0362 for December 6 2008

SwineCast 0362 Show Notes:

  • Conversations from the 2008 International PRRS Symposium in Chicago
  • The PRRS Post-Genomic Consortium Database project
  • Insuring PRRS clean boar studs

SwineCast 0361 for December 5 2008

SwineCast 0361 Show Notes:

  • Conversations from Iowa State's Swine Practitioners Conference
  • Talking with Dr Jeff Zimmerman about health and management issues related to the size of today's typical herd
  • Presentation by Dr Robert Glock on Swine Dysentery re-emergence
  • Link to Dr Steve McOrist' presentation on Swine Dysentery

SwineCast 0360 for December 2 2008

SwineCast 0360 Show Notes:

  • Canadian correspondent Bruce Cochrane shares this news conference on action by Canada to bring the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling law before the World Trade Organization.