Modeling the Survival of Foreign Animal Diseases in Feed Ingredients From China to the US Dr. Scott Dee at Pipestone Veterinary Services is tracking feed components as possible disease vectors. He shares some thoughts on this with, highlighting several of the experiments run to prove viruses can survive container shipping from over seas. Dr. Dee suggests that all the touch points along the feed ecosystem pathway need attention so producers and feed mill operators can evaluate and respond to the risks [video].
The Consumer Connection: A Producer Perspective - Cristen Clark, Iowa Pork Producer & Food Blogger; Jarrod Bakker, Iowa Pork Producer; Gary Sovereign, Iowa Pork Producer, from the 2017 Iowa Pork Congress, January 25-26, Des Moines, IA, USA.
Swine Health Trends from ISU Vet Diagnostic Lab - Dr. Rodger Main, Iowa State University; Dr. Pablo Pineyro, Iowa State University, from the 2017 Iowa Pork Congress, January 25-26, Des Moines, IA, USA.
Managing Margins in Market Downturns - Ron Durre, Farm Credit Mid-America; Pat Von Tersch, Professional Ag Marketing; Al Wulfekuhle, Iowa Pork Producer, from the 2017 Iowa Pork Congress, January 25-26, Des Moines, IA, USA.