Resources

  • Pork Quarterly - November 2007

    Published on November 2, 2007
    In this issue: Antibiotics in the Environment and Antibiotic Resistance, Electronic Identification in Traceable Systems, Lactating Sow Management for Improved Litter Performance and Rebreeding Efficiency, PQA Plus Certification Sessions

  • Pork Quarterly - August 2007

    Published on August 20, 2007
    In this issue: Diet Mixing and Pig Performance, Cull Sow Feeding Programs, Consider Needle-Free Injection Systems, Managing the Sow and Gilt Estrous Cycle, MSUE Pork Team Winter and Spring Programs

  • Pork Quarterly - June 2007

    Published on June 19, 2007
    In this issue: Economic Impacts of Swine Operations, Splaylegs in Pigs, Gestating Sows in Hoops: Can it Work?, Swine 2006 Small Enterprise Study, Alternative Sow Housing Conference on the Horizon

  • Pork Quarterly - April 2007

    Published on April 18, 2007
    In this issue: Inclusion of Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS) in Swine Rations, Estimating Farm Labor Needs, Simple Ideas to Improve Sow Longevity, PQA Plus: Not Your Grandfather’s PQ

  • Pork Quarterly - November 2006

    Published on November 6, 2006
    In this issue: Proposed Mortality Composting Methods for Michigan, Niche Pork Producers Conference

  • Pork Quarterly - August 2006

    Published on August 24, 2006
    In this issue: Fueling Hog Barns with Corn, How Clean is Clean?, Announcing Pork Team State-Wide Winter Programs, Shoulder Lesions on Sows

  • Pork Quarterly - June 2006

    Published on June 5, 2006
    In this issue: Management strategies to improve finishing pig performance during “HOT” weather, Oxytocin: Management Tool or Obstacle?, Thinking About Space?

  • Pork Quarterly - April 2006

    Published on April 27, 2006
    In this issue: Loading and Transportation Management of Market Hogs, The Case Against Evening-Up Litters Until Weaning, Green and White Show Meat Quality Evaluation, Valuing the Nitrogen in Manure, New MSU Assistant Swine Farm Manager

  • Pork Quarterly - November 2005

    Published on November 18, 2005
    In this issue: Thorn Apple Valley Revisited, Niche Pork Producers Conference, Odor: Give Your Neighbors a Break-A Windbreak, Sorting through Non-Productive Days, Water Intake and Water Wastage by Growing-Finishing Pigs

  • Pork Quarterly - August 2005

    Published on August 19, 2005
    In this issue: They say it couldn’t be done: Reducing Manure Application Rates, Process Waste Water and Swine Farms, Water Management in Swine Facilities ,Sow Retention and Ways it May be Improved