Swine’s Promising Next Generation: First-year veterinarian focuses on biosecurity, filtration and disease management.
Through Aug. 27, the public can vote once a day per email address for their favorite finalist at AmericasPigFarmer.com.
Speakers also focused on the use of “undercover” videos and the media to damage the reputation of animal agriculture and reach their goals.
The computer vision system labeled sow posture with an accuracy greater than 99%, and greater than 95% accuracy for all behavior labels.
The U.S. pork industry takes animal care and food safety very seriously and has demonstrated its commitment to responsible antibiotic use. Salmonella cases are extremely rare.
The number of functional teats can be estimated prior to farrowing or quantified at farrowing.
Autonomous sensor alerts sows to stand up, prevents piglet crushing.
Don’t forget about our most important asset — our people.
Day-long educational program offered producers a chance to learn ways to improve their operation as well as the great strides being made in the entire industry.
In addition to the general Master Pork Partner award, two new categories seek to recognize Veterinarian of the Year and Driver of the Year.