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SwineCast 1139, The Squeal on Creating A Biosecurity Culture, Part 2: Transferring Knowledge To The Production Staff

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SwineCast 1138, The Squeal on Creating A Biosecurity Culture, Part 1: Valuable Discussion of the Concepts

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SwineCast 1137, Update From The Swine Disease Reporting System Number 34

SwineCast 1137 Show Notes:
  • This is the Swine Disease Reporting System update number 34. Experts from Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories of Iowa State University, University of Minnesota, Kansas State, and South Dakota State University, provide a regular update on swine diseases and seasonal issues of importance for producers.
  • In this Swine Disease Reporting System update, Dr. Edison Magalhaes, Dr. Daniel Linhares, Dr. Giovani Trevisan, along with special guest Dr. Clayton Johnson with Carthage Veterinary Services, discuss updates on swine disease detection and diagnosis.
  • This SwineCast episode shares the most recent report number 34, that can also be found at

SwineCast 1136, At The Meeting - China Swine Industry Confident Following COVID-19

SwineCast 1136 Show Notes:
  • 'At The Meeting' Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison looks at how China's ability to reduce the incidence of COVID-19 has given their commercial swine industry the confidence to expand.
  • The ATM team (Dr. Montserrat Torremorell - College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, Dr. Gordon Spronk - Pipestone Veterinary Services, and Dr. Tom Wetzell - Swine Veterinary Consultant) learn more about what life is like for workers in China's pork business with gusts Dr. Zhichun (Jason) Yan (New Hope Group) and Dr. John Deen (University of Minnesota).
  • 'At the Meeting', Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison is a podcast sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc. and is focused on the the most recent topics in swine health and production.

SwineCast 1135, The Squeal on Recruiting Employees, Part 3: Retention

SwineCast 1135 Show Notes:
  • This is part three of a three part series on recruiting employees, looking at recruitment processes and programs. Neal Paszkiewicz with Wakefield Pork, Kay Stinson of Seaboard Foods, and PICs Ashley Hengen talk about employees staying long term and understanding the turn over of employees.