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SwineCast 1190, The Squeal on Feed Efficiency + Barn Design, Part 3: Facility Design And Genetic Development

SwineCast 1190 Show Notes:
  • What are the building design considerations to house larger and faster animals?
  • Joining us for part three in this three part series to talk about facility design and genetic development are Dr. Saskia Bloemhof (PIC leader of the North and Latin America Genetic Services team), Nat Stas (PIC technical services specialist), and special guest Dr. Mark Knauer (North Carolina State Swine Extension Specialist).

SwineCast 1189, Update From The Swine Disease Reporting System Number 49

SwineCast 1189 Show Notes:

SwineCast 1188, Dr. Jayson Lusk Insights On Challenges Facing The Pork Industry

SwineCast 1188 Show Notes:
  • From the 2022 Iowa Pork Congress, Dr. Jayson Lusk, Purdue University, talks about the challenges facing the pork industry, looking at key areas like concentration, capacity, and resiliency; sustainability and innovation; inflationary pressures; and politics, policy, and meat consumption.

SwineCast 1187, Update From The Swine Disease Reporting System Number 48

SwineCast 1187 Show Notes:
  • This is the Swine Disease Reporting System update number 48.
  • This episode of the Swine Disease Reporting System covers reports of PCR detection for PRRS, Enteric Coronavirus, and Mycoplasma Hyopneumoniae, plus disease diagnosis from the Iowa State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.
  • From Swine Disease Reporting System, experts from Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories of Iowa State University, University of Minnesota, Kansas State, South Dakota State University, and the Ohio Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, provide a regular update on swine diseases and seasonal issues of importance for producers.
  • This SwineCast episode shares the most recent report number 48, that can also be found at http://agtoday.us/swine-reports

SwineCast 1186, The Squeal on Feed Efficiency + Barn Design, Part 2: Facility Impact On Actualization Of Genetic Potential

SwineCast 1186 Show Notes:
  • What's happened in efficiency and productivity and how should that affect our facility design for today and the future?
  • Joining us for part two in this three part series to talk about the degree and direction of genetic efforts are Dr. Saskia Bloemhof (PIC leader of the North and Latin America Genetic Services team), Nat Stas (PIC technical services specialist), and special guest Dr. Mark Knauer (North Carolina State Swine Extension Specialist).