Sustainability Expectations: Retail Perspective

Alisha Staggs, Walmart Sustainability, Antibotics Panel Update Pork Management Conference, June 14-17, in Clearwater, Florida. Presentation Sustainability Expectations: Retail Perspective from National Pork Board

Antibiotics Update

Steve Solomon, Global Public Health Consulting LLC, Antibotics Panel Update Pork Management Conference, June 14-17, in Clearwater, Florida. Presentation Antibiotics Update from National Pork Board

Antibiotic Use in Animal Agriculture

Chris Rademacher, Iowa State University, Antibotics Panel Update Pork Management Conference, June 14-17, in Clearwater, Florida. Presentation Antibiotics Use in Animal Agriculture – Where are we Going? from National Pork Board

National Pork Board Update – 2016

John Johnson, COO, National Pork Board 2016 Pork Management Conference, June 14-17, in Clearwater, Florida. Presentation National Pork Board Update – 2016 from National Pork Board

Three Essential Steps to Avoiding a Health, Safety and Environmental Disaster

Karen Hoare, National Pork Board, 2016 Pork Academy Hoare talks about developing an approach to employee safety through caring, training, and culture. Hoare shares information on the National Pork Board’s tools (Safe Pig Handling and Employee Safety Toolkit) to help create a safe environment for both people and animals. Presentation Three Essential Steps to Avoiding […]

Common Swine Industry Audit – Producer Perspectives and Resources

Emily Erickson, New Fashion Pork and Brian Zimmerman, Zimmerman Farms Erickson and Zimmerman provide a large and small operation point of view on having one or more Common Swine Industry Audits at their farms. Erickson shared her experiences of multiple audits and how each one has helped improve their operations and refine their approaches. Zimmerman […]

Cybersecurity and Your Data

Lane Arthur, John Deere and James Johnson, John Deere, 2016 Pork Academy Arthur and Johnson share how cybersecurity will be an ongoing concern, even for farmers and ranchers. Technology use is pervasive and growing, being vigilant is important. Presentation Cybersecurity and Your Data from National Pork Board Video

Changes on Antibiotic Usage

Richard Sellers, American Feed Industry Association, 2015 Pork Academy Sellers highlights how the Veterinary Feed Directive idea was developed and where it is today. Sellers also explains the timeline and some of the current hurdles to being ready for January 1, 2017. His main take away is be proactive and be flexible. Presentation Changes on […]