Successful Sows


“As feed price increases, we must focus even more on all areas  of deficiency in feed utilization.” APC is pleased to share the latest Swine Trends podcast episode featuring
Dr. David Rosero of The Hanor Company. In this episode, Dr. Yanbin Shen from APC and Dr. Rosero dive  into topics such as considerations to making sows more prolific, the biggest challenges faced by sow  managers and tips for improving sow herd productivity.

Dr. David Rosero is the Technical Officer at The Hanor Company, overseeing the nutrition programs,  research and innovations efforts. His Doctorate research focused on understanding of the nutritional value  of dietary lipids and essential fatty acids on sow long-term productivity. Recognition for his research  includes an Emerging Scholar Award by the American Society of Animal Science and a Research  Innovation Award by the National Pork Board. His long-term goal is to continue making significant and  relevant contributions to the field of Animal Sciences.

If you are a new listener of Swine Trends, an APC podcast, there are four other episodes you’ll want to  hear! In episode one, Joseph Kerns and Dr. Joe Crenshaw discuss hog market trends, feeding cost updates  and COVID-19 challenges. In episode two, Dr. Jeffrey Knott shares cool strategies for sweltering sows. In  episode three, Dr. Elise Toohill joins the podcast to talk about a hot topic: post-weaning E. coli challenge.  Episode four, with special guest Dr. Trey Kellner, discusses strategies for getting your pigs started on feed.

Join these discussions with swine experts by listening to Swine Trends on Apple Podcast, Spotify and  other podcast platforms.

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