Additionally, Dr Jason Schneider with DNA Genetics focused on wean pig management and Dr Aaron Gaines with Anti-tek discussed the “Journey to No Antibiotics – Ever Pork Production”. The veterinarians from Passion For Pigs also gave their traditional “Doc Talks” to round out the programme.
Production advice and life advice
Other presentations brought a valuable combination of production advice and life advice. Corey W.H. Tyson with Nationwide reminded to have a succession plan and strategy for the future of our operations while Dan Meers inspired to live a better life serving others and to focus on the good things in life.
There were updates from Don Nikodim from the Missouri Pork Association, and Brett Stuart from Global AgriTrends on the current and future pork market trends.