Sponsor message
Mycotoxins in Swine Production 2nd Edition now available
Download e-book now

Saskatchewan Pork Symposium: Audio Special Today

14 November 2012, at 9:39am

CANADA - Saskatchewan Pork Industry Symposium 2012 Audio Special has been scheduled for today (14 November, 2012).

Dr Eduardo Beltranena, a feed research scientist with Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development discusses "Moving to Heavier Market Hogs."

Feature Runs: 8:38

Dr Laurie Connor, the head of the University of Manitoba's Department of Animal Science, discusses "Sow Housing Alternatives.. Which One’s Best?"

Feature Runs: 11:17

Florian Possberg, the chair of the National Farm Animal Care Council's Pig Code Development Committee discusses "Revised Codes of Practice for the Care and Handling of Pigs: How Does it Impact Producers?"

Feature Runs: 11:04

Dr Catherine Trask, an assistant professor with the Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture at the University of Saskatchewan discusses "Injury Prevention in Pig Barns."

Feature Runs: 9:01

To listen to these reports visit

Sponsored content
Mycotoxins in Swine Production

The impact of mycotoxins — through losses in commodity quality and livestock health — exceeds $1.4 billion in the United States alone, according to the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology. This guide includes:

  • An overview of different types of mycotoxins
  • Understanding of the effects of mycotoxicoses in swine
  • Instructions on how to analyze mycotoxin content in commodities and feeds
  • Innovative ways of combatting mycotoxins and their effects
Download e-book now