Management

Sherrie Webb - Common Industry Audit, Producer Update


Common Industry Audit, Producer Update - Sherrie Webb, Director Animal Welfare, National Pork Board, from the 2015 Pork Industry Forum, March 5-7, 2015, San Antonio, TX, USA.

Dr. Paul Sundberg - Working On Our Preparedness, Producer Update


Working On Our Preparedness, Producer Update - Dr. Paul Sundberg, Science & Technology, National Pork Board, from the 2015 Pork Industry Forum, March 5-7, 2015, San Antonio, TX, USA.

SwineCast 0856, NPIF - New Pork Board CEO Chris Hodges

SwineCast 0856 Show Notes:
  • New National Pork Board Chief Executive Officer Chris Hodges shares his background in the industry and his perspective on the future at the National Pork Board.

SwineCast 0854, PCV2 Diagnostics and Treatment Options At Cargill

SwineCast 0854 Show Notes:
  • Cargill's Dr. Dave Baumert discusses management of Porcine Circovirus Type 2 and options to consider which managing stable herds.

2015 Missouri Pork Expo

2015 Missouri Pork Expo2015 Missouri Pork Expo, February 10 - 11, 2015, Columbia, MO, USA.

Pork Quality Evolves

The New Swine Industry AuditKeeping Quality Updated Rob Christine and Dinah Peebles, National Pork Board, provides a background and history of the swine quality assurance programs. The team then details the Common Swine Industry Audit and the task force behind the initiative. One key take away: pork operation staff must engage with customers to gain an understanding of consumer perspectives and meet current marketplace expectations.

Pork Risk and Opportunities

Pork Economic UpdateTrade and Consumer Trends Dr. Steve Meyer, Paragon Economics, says one of the key issues this year is the fundamental shift in the costs side of grains. The industry is past the ethanol and really tight supply situations and that the pork industry will not be going through those two issues in a while. Dr. Meyer suggests the new risks to monitor: trade issues, PEDv impact on pre-weaning mortality falls to near zero, and demand weakening.

Manure Applicators, Processes and Approach

Working with Custom Manure ApplicatorsHire The Manure Pros This panel discussion on custom manure applicators aims to help people understand how custom applicators work and what people need to know. The panel covers the permitting, prices, and issues that occur in working with manure application and applicators. Key take away: the permit holder is responsible for many of the regulatory and legal aspects.
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