Recent Developments in Genetic Improvements in Pigs

by 5m Editor
8 February 2007, at 2:23pm

CANADA - Bruce Cochrane, Farmscape online and Dr. Dave McLaren, PIC, Global Genetic Development Director, discuss recent developments in genetic improvements in pigs. Report from the Manitoba Swine Seminar.

Bruce Cochrane and Dr Dave McLaren discuss what is driving the genetic improvement and focus in the pig industry and why.

They discuss how things have changed over the years, what role genomics have in further improvements in genetic stock and what role artificial insemination (AI) have and how as that changed.

To listen to this interview Click Here (9 Mb mp3 file)