CropVillage Update for June 21, 2011, What Are 2011 Feed Availability Issues?

Are you interested in and enthusiastic about sharing your dairy agriculture story through social media? The AgChat Foundation has developed a conference to help grow farmers', ranchers', and producers' skill sets with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, blogs, YouTube, and smart phones. The 2011 Agvocacy 2.0 Training Conference will include large and small group learning to help you establish the confidence you need to "agvocate" through social media. Applications are due June 24th.

Information To Help Your Operations

  • From Audio: What Are 2011 Feed Availability Issues? - Audrey Adamson, National Pork Producers Association VP of Public Policy, discusses NPPC's work in Washington to consider options and solutions for feed availability issues likely to arise this fall.
  • From Video: Importance of Traceability - Marcine Moldenhauer, Meat Link, LLC, explains the importance of traceability in protecting USA export trade. - From the 2011 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, April 11 - 14, San Antonio, TX USA.
  • From Audio: Can Poultry Tell a Story? - Marc de BeerA, Regional Marketing Manager for DSM-North America, asked why the poultry industry isn't sharing the big wins, increased productivity, greater efficiency, more environmentally friendly. From the 2011 Multi State Poultry Feeding and Nutrition Conference, May 24-26, 2011, Indianapolis, IN
  • From the archives Video: A Wall Street View Of The Protein Markets - Ms. Farha Aslam - Stephens, Inc., shares how Wall Street views the protien markets and specifically how analysts approach understanding the markets. While this is from the 2010 Leman Pork Conference in St. Paul, MN, USA, there are many elements in Ms. Aslam's talk that applies very well to the poultry industry.

Thanks, again, for listening!

Ned Arthur
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