Coming full circle with the Family Farm 150 Years in Pig Production with Dr. Peter Schneider

We discuss Peters story, a 150-year tradition in Farming from Schneider Pork Farms. We discuss vertical integration and consolidation. We talk about how Social Media has helped the Swine community connect together, as well as Peter’s past in playing baseball for the Waterloo Bucks. We discuss the Jersey Red Duroc and Better Tasting Pork, Disease Control/Biosecurity along with Rapid Fire questions. We end on if Peter was in charge of our industry moving forward as a whole what are two steps you would implement?

About Our Guest

Peter grew up in Waterloo, IA. Attended Western Illinois University for undergrad and Iowa State for veterinary school. Graduated in 2012 from vet school and completed my master’s a year later. Work for Innovative Agriculture Solutions, a swine consultancy practice based in Ames, IA. Farm with my parents, 1200 sows and corn and soybeans. Married with three kids.