Podcast: Conversations around African Swine Fever

Happy holidays everyone! The swine group at the University of Minnesota wishes you the most wonderful time, surrounded by friends and family.

Podcasts are a perfect way to get caught up with new swine information! We are presenting you the latest episode from “At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison” in collaboration with SwineCast.

The latest episode of At the meeting… sees our hosts and their invited speaker talk about African Swine Fever: what is the current situation?

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PRRS podcast series: One or two vaccine doses against PRRS?

Podcasts are a perfect way to get caught up with new swine information! We are presenting you the latest episode from “At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison” in collaboration with SwineCast.

There are already two episodes in this series. We shared the second episode last week and the first episode the week before. Feel to listen to them if you have not already!

This episode focuses on vaccination strategies against PRRS. What is best? One or two doses?
Drs. Torremorell, Spronk, and Wetzel are talking with Dr. Scott Dee from Pipestone Veterinary Services and Dr. Reid Philips from Boehringer-Ingleheim.

Listen to the podcast (17 minutes)

Second podcast in the PRRS series: extending lessons to other diseases

Podcasts are a perfect way to get caught up with new swine information! We are presenting you the latest episode from “At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison” in collaboration with SwineCast.

Last week, we shared the first episode in this new podcast series on PRRS. Feel to listen to it if you have not already!

This episode, is the second part of a two-part series on PRRS and raises the question of how we can expend the lessons learned with PRRS to tackle other swine diseases. Drs. Torremorell, Spronk, and Wetzel are talking with Dr. Scott Dee from Pipestone Veterinary Services and Dr. Reid Philips from Boehringer-Ingleheim.

Listen to the podcast (17 minutes)

A podcast on PRRS to enjoy over the week-end

Podcasts are a perfect way to get caught up with new swine information! We are presenting you the latest episode from “At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison” in collaboration with SwineCast.

This episode, recorded last month, is the first part of a two-part series on PRRS history, the major milestones, and the lessons learned in the past 30 years. Drs. Torremorell, Spronk, and Wetzel are talking with Dr. Scott Dee from Pipestone Veterinary Services and Dr. Reid Philips from Boehringer-Ingleheim.

Listen to the podcast (22 minutes)

A podcast on sow mortality: what is new?

Podcasts are a perfect way to get caught up with new swine information! We are presenting you the latest episode from “At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison” in collaboration with SwineCast.

In this episode of At the Meeting honoring Dr. Bob Morrison, the group discusses sow mortality.

Dr. John Deen from the University of Minnesota shares his expertise with podcasts hosts Dr. Montse Torremorell, Dr. Gordon Spronk and Dr. Tom Wetzell.

Sow mortality continues to be an issue in swine production over North America. It used to be an issue 20 years ago but has made a come back at the forefront of producers’ mind.

Listen to the podcast (17 minutes)

For those of you who would like to read some more about Dr. Jason Ross’s project, his slides from the 2018 Allen D. Leman swine conference can be found online.

Happy 4th of July for our readers in the United States!