Episode 1: The Pork Producer Hot Stove on Swinetv.com


Our esteemed panel debates many hot topics in the Pork Industry.

-Rebecca Davis from Barton Hog Farms in Homer Michigan
-TJ Klopp, Owner of Cedar Villa Farms in Zurich Ontario Canada
-Aaron Juergens, Owner of Sunburst Valley Farms in Carroll Iowa
-Chris Van Beek, Pork Producer from Northwest Iowa

Discussion Points:
*How do we market Pork better?
*Biggest Health concern outside of African Swine Fever
*Future of the Industry, how important is Technology
*China Hog Market
*Labour Issues in Pork Production
*Waivers and Line Speed Issues in the USA
*Packer Capacity in Canada
*PRRS and dealing with an outbreak
*To wrap up each producer discussed the biggest reason for optimism and concern for 2022.