Veterinary Feed Directives Are Here: What Have You Done? - Dr. Chris Rademacher, Iowa State University; Jeff Verzal, IDALS; Dr. Paul Thomas, AMVC, from the 2017 Iowa Pork Congress, January 25-26, Des Moines, IA, USA.
A "midnight" rule on organic labeling of meat has the industry concerned, and hopeful that it can be rolled back under the current administration. Dr. Dan Kovich, Deputy Director of Science & Technology at National Pork Producers Council, shares an update on the issues with the new rule with Dave Russell.
Recent Legislative and Regulatory Impacts on Minnesota Agrilculture - Joe Smentek, Director of Public Affairs, Minnesota Soybean, from the 2017 Minnesota Pork Congress, January 17 - 18, 2017, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
Pork Industry Economics Update Dr. Steve Meyer outlines the current market conditions and highlights trends occurring across the major meat businesses. In working through the details, Dr. Meyer offers some action items swine producers might consider and under what conditions. The closing Q&A helps clarify some of the thoughts going into 2017 under a new administration [video].