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2020 Regional Conferences
Brochure: 2020 Iowa Pork Regional Conferences Download
Best Practices for Ractopamine Elimination – Locke Karriker, director of the Swine Medicine Education Center Download View Recording
Mycotoxins: Impact of Multi-Toxin Contamination – John Patience, professor in the Department of Animal Science at Iowa State University Download  View Recording
ASF – The 2020 Edition – Chris Rademacher, associate director of the Iowa Pork Industry Center Download View Recording
Production, Health, Trade and Tariffs – No Shortage of Economic Factors – Lee Schulz, Extension livestock economist with Iowa State University Download View Recording
2020 Iowa Pork Congress Seminars 
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Coffee Chat with Eldon: A Nuisance Case Discussion – Eldon McAfee, Brick Gentry Law Firm SwineCast
Producer Experience from the ASF Functional Exercise – Moderator Dr. Pam Zaabel and panel members Heidi Vittetoe, JWV Pork; Dr. Pete Thomas, Iowa Select Farms; and Ian Levis, Seaboard SwineCast
Calling All Fans of Good Ventilation – Moderator Dr. Jay Harmon and panel members Ray Foerster, Smithfield Hog Production; Fernando Gomez, PIC; and Doug Owens, New Fashion Pork SwineCast
Foreign Experience with ASF – Moderator Dr. Andrew Hennenfent and panel members Todd Thurman, SwineTex Consulting Services; Gary Flory, Virginia Department of Environmental Quality; and Ilia Zubtsov, whose appearance is underwritten by PIC SwineCast
Contracts, Insurance and Risk Management — Protect Yourself, Your Farm and Your Pigs from Disaster – Moderator Colin Johnson, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, and panel members Matt Berger, Gislason & Hunter LLP; Marty Pippett, Mark Crop Insurance; and Chris Pudenz, Iowa State University SwineCast
Alternatives to Antibiotics – Moderator Dr. Heather Fowler with panel members Dr. Nick Gabler, Iowa State University; Dr. Whitney Lincoln, Smithfield Hog Production; and Dr. Peter Schneider, Innovative Agriculture Solutions SwineCast
Tools for Managing Margins – Tim Hughes, CIH SwineCast
Building Maintenance and Longevity – Moderator Brian Blumhagen with panel members Matt Cunningham, Premier Ag Systems; and John Boleyn, Hog Slat SwineCast
Manure + Cover Crops Research and Experience – Moderator Dan Andersen with panel members Steve Berger, Wellman; and Mark Schleisman, Lake City SwineCast
2019 Regional Conferences
Government Role During FAD Response – Andrew Hennenfent, IDALS Emergency Management Coordinator for Animal Health Download View Recording
African Swine Fever and U.S. Preparedness – Chris Rademacher, DVM, ISU Swine Extension Veterinarian Download  View Recording
Trade and Tariffs: How are current foreign tariffs impacting the swine market? – Lee Schulz, ISU Ag Economist Download View Recording
Building Maintenance and Longevity – Brian Blumhagen, New Modern Concepts Download View Recording
Area Swine Specialists and Toolboxes for You – Colin Johnson, ISU Area Swine Specialist View Recording
2019 Iowa Pork Congress Seminars 
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Iowa Regulations & Nuisance Case Update – Eldon McAfee, Brick Gentry Law Firm SwineCast
Keynote: Were Those the Days? Agriculture Then and Now – Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, University of California-Davis SwineCast
Environmental Stewardship & Pork Production – Moderator Sean McMahon, Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance, and panel members Dr. John Stinn, Iowa Select Farms; Rob Stout, Washington, Iowa, farmer; and Dr. Ross Kiehne, Reicks View Farms SwineCast (panel)

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ASF, SPS, FADs – The Alphabet Soup Panel on Preparedness – Moderator Dr. Andrew Hennenfent, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, and panel members Dr. Craig Rowles, Versova; Dr. Pam Zaabel, Iowa State University; and Dr. Neal Benjamin, Carthage Veterinary Service SwineCast (panel)

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Pork on the Menu! How Retail Supports Producers and Puts Pork on Their Menus – Moderator Dallas Hockman, National Pork Producers Council, and panel members Ernie Meier, McDonald’s; Jonathan Cook, Iowa Events Center; and Dominic Iannarelli, Splash Seafood Bar & Grill/Jethro’s BBQ SwineCast (panel)

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Keynote: Thriving in Uncertainty – Mark Jewell SwineCast
Giving Mycoplasma an Eviction Notice – Moderator Dr. Chris Rademacher, Iowa State University, and panel members Dr. Paul Yeske, Swine Vet Center; Mark Schwartz, Schwartz Farms; and Dr. Melissa Hensch, The Maschoffs SwineCast (panel)

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VFDs are Old News, or Are They? – Moderator Dr. Heather Fowler, National Pork Board, and panel members Dr. Peter Schneider, Innovative Agriculture Solutions; Dr. Chris Rademacher, Iowa State University; and Doug Riese, Mid State Milling SwineCast (panel)

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Mythbusting – The Ventilation Episode – Moderator Dr. Brett Ramirez, Iowa State University, and panel members Ray Foerster, Smithfield Hog Production; Fernando Gomez, PIC; Dr. Jay Harmon, Iowa State University; and Doug Owens, New Fashion Pork SwineCast (panel)

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2018 Regional Conferences
Environmental Regulations: What’s New? – Eldon McAfee Download View Recording
Market Outlook – Dr. Lee Schulz Download  View Recording
Vaccines & Antibiotic Changes in the New Regulatory Environment – Dr. Chris Rademacher Download View Recording
More Tools For Your Toolbox – ISU Extension Swine Specialists Download View Recording
2018 Iowa Pork Congress Seminars 
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Iowa Regulations & Nuisance Update – Eldon McAfee, Brick Gentry P.C. Download SwineCast
Utilizing Manure in a Cover Crop Program – Dr. Matt Helmers and Dr. Dan Andersen, both of Iowa State University Download
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What Can We Learn From the Chesapeake Bay: A Producer Perspective – Jennifer Debnam, Maryland Pork Producers Association Download SwineCast
Keynote: There’s A Snake In My Bumper – Matt Rush SwineCast
Prices & Profitability: Economic Outlook – Dr. Steve Meyer, Kerns & Associates Download SwineCast
Foreign Animal Disease Prep: What Should You Know? – Dr. Jim Roth, Iowa State University, and Dr. Judith LaBounty, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Download
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Washington in the Age of Trump: Can Republicans Govern? – Jim Wiesemeyer, Pro Farmer Download SwineCast
Electronic Filing of Manure Management Plans – Jeff Prier, Iowa Department of Natural Resources Download SwineCast
USDA Dietary Guidelines: Why aren’t they telling us to eat like pigs? – Dr. Eric Berg, North Dakota State University Download SwineCast