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So You Want to Raise Hogs?
So You Want to Raise Hogs? - Workshops Workshops

So You Want to Raise Hogs?

03/10/2020

Bedford, PA

Free
Basics of how to raise hogs properly for meat production purpose. More
Swine Nutrition Basics Webinar
Swine Nutrition Basics Webinar - Webinars Webinars

Swine Nutrition Basics Webinar

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM, 02/17/2020

$5.00
An informative one hour webinar on nutrition and feeding for all pigs. More
Disease Prevention on the Farm: Personal Hygiene
Disease Prevention on the Farm: Personal Hygiene - Videos Videos

Disease Prevention on the Farm: Personal Hygiene

乐动体育注册 Elizabeth Hines, Ginger D Fenton, PhD, Gregory P Martin, Ph.D., PAS

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Good personal hygiene on the farm can help keep you and your animals healthy. Learn personal hygiene practices you can follow to prevent the spread of disease. More
High Quality Meat Starts with Animal Care
High Quality Meat Starts with Animal Care - Articles Articles
Meat quality starts at the farm level with how a producer cares for those animals. Best management practices for handling animals, health care, nutrition and transportation all play a part in producing the meat products we enjoy so much. More
Sow in Straw, Penn State Extension
Cold Temperature Management for Pigs - Articles Articles
Good husbandry and managing pig housing can reduce the impact of cold stress on swine herd performance. More
Knowing your feed source is imperative. Corn field at harvest, Iowa. Photo: E.Hines
African Swine Fever: Biosecurity is the Key - Articles Articles

African Swine Fever: Biosecurity is the Key

乐动体育注册 Elizabeth Hines

Practicing biosecurity on your farm is the current best recommendation to keep your pigs healthy. More
Ventilating Greenhouse Livestock Barns
Ventilating Greenhouse Livestock Barns - Articles Articles

Ventilating Greenhouse Livestock Barns

Eileen E. Fabian (Wheeler), Ph.D.

Effective natural ventilation of a greenhouse barn uses properly positioned openings with unobstructed air flow inside the building. More
Winter Housing for Swine Welfare
Winter Housing for Swine Welfare - Articles Articles

Winter Housing for Swine Welfare

乐动体育注册 Eileen E. Fabian (Wheeler), Ph.D., Elizabeth Hines

Providing housing to swine in cold winter weather includes the decision as to whether to modify the barn environment to keep it warm or to let the indoor temperature be similar to outside conditions. More
Photo courtesy of USDA ARS
Protect Your Pigs, Protect the Food Supply - Articles Articles
Secure Food Supply planning will help you develop a biosecurity and response plan for your own operation. More
Harvesting Soybeans. Photo by Andrew Frankenfield
Market Facilitation Program Sign-up Now Open - News News
Are you a farmer whose commodities have been directly impacted by unjustified foreign retaliatory tariffs, resulting in the loss of traditional export markets? The Market Facilitation Program was created for producers just like you. More
Plan ahead to protect your assets in a disaster
Secure Pork Supply - Building a Plan for Businesses - Workshops Workshops
The Secure Pork Supply plan is a valuable tool for pork producers. Building this plan is the first step in to risk management for any producer. More
Do you prioritize biosecurity of your people? Photo by R. Meinen, Penn State
Swine Exhibitions in Pennsylvania - News News
Swine exhibition requirements in Pennsylvania have changed for 2019 as a precautionary measure of biosecurity due to current global movement of African Swine Fever (ASF). Let's talk about why this disease is a big deal. More
Photo by Scott Bauer, USDA Agricultural Service.
Food Waste for Pigs - Articles Articles

Food Waste for Pigs

Elizabeth Hines

What seems like a harmless activity to help the planet can sometimes carry considerable risks. More
Pastured Livestock Production
Pastured Livestock Production - Workshops Workshops
The Pastured Livestock Production workshop is an educational day and pasture walk for livestock producers who operate predominantly on a pasture-based housing and nutrition system. More
Mash feed, photo by E. Hines
Safe Feed, Safe Pork and Poultry - FSMA and Feed - Articles Articles
As a livestock producer, you may be unfamiliar with the processes involved in complete feed manufacturing. To start this conversation, let's first understand the FSMA and what it means for your feed mill to be in compliance with the FDA. More
Principles of Body Condition Scoring in Swine
Principles of Body Condition Scoring in Swine - Videos Videos
Body condition scoring is a useful tool for improving herd productivity. In this video, you will learn to conduct body condition scoring on your sows by learning the hallmark indicators of thin, ideal, and fat sows. More
Although this manure application may have met setback, ground cover and slope guidelines, the photo highlights risk associated with winter manure application. The loss of nutrients is an economic and agronomic loss for the farm.
Behind in Manure Application? Please Move Forward Smartly - Articles Articles
Weather can be extremely challenging when it comes to timely manure application. The following principles should be considered when making plans for your next weather-delayed application. More
Manure Management Project Book for Youth
Manure Management for Youth Projects - Articles Articles
Manure impacts water quality. In PA, everyone who produces manure needs a plan. That includes 4-H youth. More
Biosecurity in Practice, Robb Meinen, Penn State
Why Are We Worried About Foreign Animal Disease? - News News
U.S. pork production plays an integral part in the global market for meat. Collaborative focus and support from all pork consumers, producers, and travelers are what is needed to keep the spread of FADs at bay. More
Corn field, photo by Elizabeth Hines
Mycotoxins and Their Effect on Poultry and Swine Production - Articles Articles

Mycotoxins and Their Effect on Poultry and Swine Production

乐动体育注册 Elizabeth Hines, Gino Lorenzoni

Feed grains contaminated by mycotoxins hurt feed quality and are detrimental to production in poultry and swine. Some key mycotoxins can induce differential impacts on poultry and swine production performance. More
Raising Small Groups of Pigs
Raising Small Groups of Pigs - Articles Articles

Raising Small Groups of Pigs

乐动体育注册 Elizabeth Hines, Michael Fournier

Beginners in personal meat production and homesteading may be interested in raising swine. More
Cell-culture Technology and Potential Impacts on Livestock Production
Cell-culture Technology and Potential Impacts on Livestock Production - News News
Cell-culture based production of meat is expanding in the food industry. Understand the potential impacts to your herd to prepare for this new frontier in meat production. More
2018 USDA, FSA Tariff Aid Program Details Begin to Emerge
2018 USDA, FSA Tariff Aid Program Details Begin to Emerge - News News
Specifics of assistance for farmers announced by the Department of Agriculture. More
Hand-held instruments are used to document conditions and performance of environment in animal facilities [source: E. Fabian]
Evaluating Air Quality in Livestock Housing Environments - Articles Articles
This publication focuses on important aspects of evaluating and troubleshooting farm animal housing environment and ventilation system performance. More
Sow and Piglet, A.K. Butters-Johnson, Iowa State University
Reproduction in Swine - Understanding the Estrous Cycle for Herd Management - Articles Articles
Understanding timing within the pig estrous cycle is essential to improving the reproductive success of your sow herd. More
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