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Mr. Earl Dodson - New Technologies for Pork Producers - Video Monitoring and Web-Based Learning


New Technologies for Pork Producers - Video Monitoring and Web-Based Learning - Mr. Earl Dodson, K·Coe Isom, from the 2018 Missouri Pork Expo, February 6-7, 2018, Columbia, MO, USA.

Get Your Toolbox for Beginning Farmers

Opportunities Abound: A Toolbox for Beginning Farmers Opportunities Abound: A Toolbox for Beginning Farmers There are many opportunities for a young person to establish themselves in the pork industry. From niche and contract production to transitioning current enterprises to the next generation, Colin Johnson, Iowa State University swine extension specialist, and Dr. William Edwards, Iowa State University, explore the resources and tools available to make this a reality. [video].

On The Ground Perspective: Common Swine Industry Audit

Common Swine Industry AuditCommon Swine Industry Audit Emily Erickson, New Fashion Pork, and Brian Zimmerman, Zimmerman Hog Farms, provide a large and small operation point of view on having one or more Common Swine Industry Audits at their farms. Ms. Erickson shared her experiences of multiple audits and how each one has helped improve their operations and refine their approaches. Mr. Zimmerman said you can never be 100% and that each audit is an opportunity to learn and improve. Via the Q & A time Ms. Erickson and Mr. Zimmerman help explain their approaches and dealing with audits [video].

Emily Erickson, Brian Zimmerman - Common Swine Industry Audit


Common Swine Industry Audit - Emily Erickson, New Fashion Pork and Brian Zimmerman, Zimmerman Hog Farms, from the 2016 World Pork Expo, June 8 - 10, 2016, Des Moines, IA, USA.

Dr. Lisa Tokach - Cases Showing "Value" Of Board Certification


Cases Showing "Value" Of Board Certification - Dr. Lisa Tokach, from the 2015 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 19-22, 2015, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

Dr. Jan Shearer - Importance of Timely Euthanasia and the Impacts on Caretakers


Importance of Timely Euthanasia and the Impacts on Caretakers - Dr. Jan Shearer, DVM, Professor and Dairy Extension Veterinary Specialist at Iowa State University, from the 2015 NIAA Annual Conference titled Water and the Future of Animal Agriculture, March 23 - March 26, 2015, Indianapolis, IN, USA.

SwineCast 0831, SwineCast Videos Available Via Youtube

SwineCast 0831 Show Notes:

SwineCast 0748, Paying Attention To Ventilation Critical For Health and Wealth

SwineCast 0748 Show Notes:
  • Managing your ventilation system during cold weather requires more than turning a dial. Blocking unmanaged air inlets insures sufficient incoming air velocity to keep pigs warm and dry. Automated Production Systems ventilation engineer Mark Oberreuter discusses some common problems he sees in this conversation at the Iowa Pork Congress.

Jim Lummus - Accidents Hurt, Safety Doesn't, Insurance & OSHA


Accidents Hurt, Safety Doesn't, Insurance & OSHA - Jim Lummus, National Pork Board, from the 2011 Iowa Pork Congress, January 26-27, 2011, Des Moines, IA, USA.

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