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What Is Happening in Emerging and Re-emerging Pig Diseases?

Review of 6th International Symposium on Emerging and Re-emerging Pig DiseasesReviewing Pig Diseases Dr. Bob Morrison connects on recent conference presentations from 6th International Symposium on Emerging and Re-emerging Pig Diseases. On the panel: Carl Grontvedt, DVM, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science; Amy Vincent, Veterinary Medical Officer, USDA-ARS, Ames, IA; Marie Gramer, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota; and Montse Torremorell, Allen D. Leman Chair, University of Minnesota.

Dr. Dale Polson - Incorporating oral fluid sampling


Incorporating oral fluid sampling - Dr. Dale Polson, Boehringer Ingelheim, from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

What Is A Successful Breeding Management Program?

George Foxcroft Pijoan Lecture
Dr. George Foxcroft, University of Alberta, Edmonton, gives the Pijoan Lecture at the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference. He talks about genes, gametes and gestation outcomes: essential links in a successful breeding management program. From the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

Dr. Matt Ackerman - The Impact of Pig Weight Variation on Marketing Decisions


The Impact of Pig Weight Variation on Marketing Decisions - Dr. Matt Ackerman, Swine Veterinary Services, P.C., from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

Dr. Darwin Reicks - Pre-screening of stud boars for low fertility?


Pre-screening of stud boars for low fertility: What are the options? - Dr. Darwin Reicks, Swine Vet Services, from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

Can Managing Gene X Environment Interactions Work?

Managing gene X environment interactions
Dr. Billy Flowers, NCSU, talks about managing gene X environment interactions on reproductive performance of replacement gilts and boars through pre-weaning management at multiplication level. He looks into if this is a reality and what are its implications. From the 2011 The Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN, USA.

Dr. Billy Flowers - Managing gene X environment interactions


Managing gene X environment interactions on reproductive performance of replacement gilts and boars through pre-weaning management at multiplication level. Is this a reality? - Dr. Billy Flowers, NCSU, from the 2011 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2011, St Paul, MN USA.

SwineCast 0665, Walking The Leman Conference With Dr. Tara Donovan

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SwineCast 0663, Tannins May Tame Manure's Toxic Bateria-based Emissions

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  • At the Leman conference, a report by USDA Agricultural Research Service microbiologist Terry Whitehead using tannins to cut back manure sourced emissions in swine systems.  Postive results in both deep pit and lagoon so far.  
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