This is our most popular series on the blog. Once a month, we are sharing with you a presentation given at the Allen D. Leman swine conference, on topics that the swine group found interesting, innovative or that lead to great discussions.
You can find all of the presentations selected from previous conferences on the blog here.
This presentation was originally given by Dr. John Fairbrother of the University of Montreal on September 19, 2022.
Continue reading “Best of Leman 2022: John Fairbrother – How whole genome sequencing can help to understand the changing face of pathogenic Escherichia coli in pigs”
This is our Friday rubric: every week a new Science Page from the Bob Morrison’s Swine Health Monitoring Project. The previous editions of the science page are available on our website.
During November 16-17th 2022, the University of Minnesota Swine Group will be hosting our second virtual Leman Conference exclusively in Spanish,
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which includes important topics in health, biosecurity, production, emerging diseases, and sustainability. This virtual event is a great opportunity for
Spanish-speaking individuals working in U.S. pig production systems. The conference will have two keynote sessions that will cover the current ASF
situation in the Dominican Republic and the nutritional and feeding strategies when feed ingredients are costly. In addition, we will have 17
presentations dedicated to respiratory disease control; Senecavirus diagnostics, control, and elimination; strategies for decreasing mortality in all
production stages; best biosecurity practices, and sustainability programs presented by industry leaders. We will also have a diagnostic workshop that
will feature a practical necropsy session with best practices to perform post-mortem examinations. Monday is the last day to register! Register online at: https://lemanespanol.umn.edu/
The Leman en Español Conferencia, which will be held virtually on November 16 and 17 in 2022 is an opportunity to learn and network with other Spanish-speaking veterinarians, producers, academics and industry professionals!
Continue reading “Calling all Spanish-speaking swine professionals: The Leman en Español Conference is returning for a second year!”
The 2022 edition of the Allen D. Leman swine conference held in St. Paul, MN continued to offer a wide range of high-quality, science-driven presentations while innovating on several aspects of its program. This year was another successful edition for the UMN organizing committee, attracting more than 800 attendees from around the globe. Enjoy a few highlights from the conference and mark your calendars for next year: September 16-19, 2023!
Continue reading “The 2022 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference offered science-based solutions to swine producers and veterinarians”
The Allen D. Leman Swine Conference is less than a week away!! if you haven’t registered yet, you can register now, or you can register on-site at the St. Paul RiverCentre.
If you’ve ever been to the Leman Swine Conference, you know there are many educational and social opportunities, here are the ones we are most excited about this year:
Continue reading “Top 5 Things to Do at the Leman Swine Conference!”