Recent shows

SwineCast 0181 for March 6, 2007

SwineCast 0181 Show Notes:
  • Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi vows support for disaster payments at National Farmers Union convention in Orlando.
    Link to full audio here.
  • Be sure to include Work/Life balance in your recruitment efforts along with rural lifestyle issues.
  • Water quality issues inside your operation.

SwineCast 0180 for March 2, 2007

SwineCast 0180 Show Notes:
  • Sexing Semen Conversation with Gustavo Toro, Genetic Resources International's Sexing Technologies
  • Genetically manipulating milk may provide insights into nutriceutical proteins.

SwineCast 0179 February 27, 2007

SwineCast 0179 Show Notes:
  • What's Up With Risk Based Inspections
  • Corn Prices Affecting More Than Feed
  • Net Energy With Rob Payne Of Degussa
  • New Ways Of Tracking Campy Behavior

SwineCast 0178 February 23, 2007

SwineCast 0178 Show Notes:
  • Fiona Boal of RaboBank discusses alternative fuels' impact on livestock
  • Dr. Moira Gunn talks with Phil Luton of the UK's Health Protection Agency about the first non-US research organization to be approved for biodefence and bioterrorism since the events of 9/11.

SwineCast 0177 February 20, 2007

SwineCast 0177 Show Notes:
  • Dr. Larry Martin of the George Morris Centre discusses the impact of U.S. ethanol policies on Canadian swine producers.
  • Likely grain market scenarios with Bill Holbrook of Holbrook Consulting.