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What Does It Cost To Have Multiple Pathogens In Your Flow? - Dr. Tom Painter, Cargill Pork, from the 2012 Boehringer Ingelheim Mile High Swine Health Seminar, March 6, 2012, Denver CO, USA.

Swine Health Program Update - Dr. Troy Bigelow, USDA/APHIS/VS, from the 2012 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, March 26 - 29, Denver, CO, USA.


Influenza Surveillance Program: Animal and Public Health Partnership - Dr. Jennifer Koeman, Director of Producer & Public Health, National Pork Board, from the 2012 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, March 26 - 29, Denver, CO, USA.

African Swine Fever Situation in Russia - Dr. Lisa Becton, Director of Swine Health Information & Research, National Pork Board, from the 2012 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, March 26 - 29, Denver, CO, USA.


Christien Meindertsma, author of "Pig 05049", follows the many parts of a pig to see how they are used. Of the 185 products she discovered, she shares several suprising examples. Her goal? To create an awareness of the products so that we, society, can "take better care of what's behind our products". She says the first step is to know that they [the products] are there.

This presentation was given at TEDGlobal, July 2010.

This short presentation (~10 minutes) highlights what animal ag producers and managers plus other interested groups are doing to provide information to the public; a resource on animal welfare and how farms operate.

Dr. Suzanne Millman, Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, provides background on Iowans working together for responsible farm animal care. From the 2012 Iowa Pork Congress, January 24 - 26, Des Moines, IA, USA.


How can you not love this! Pigs that play. This art and design project from Utrecht School of the Arts (HKU) Wageningen University and Research Centre aims to understand how provide entertainment to pigs.

The driver for this research is European legislation that requires pig farmers to provide entertainment in the pens to combat boredom, aggression and tail biting amongst pigs, which will hopefully eliminate the need for routine tail-docking.