Prairie Swine Centre will host a series of pork producer meetings across Canada. The topics will focus on helping pork producers improving their operations’ bottom line, and the industry’s long-term sustainability.

The featured speakers and locations are as follows:

Speakers

  • Research Profits Everyone. Helping to Improve Your Bottom Line: Lee Whittington, Prairie Swine Centre
  • Managing the Cost of Production through Nutrition: Denise Beaulieu, Prairie Swine Centre
  • Being Energy Wise, Impact of Heating Systems and Water Conservation: Bernardo Predicala; Prairie Swine Centre
  • Loading and Transporting Pigs; Reducing Stress on People and Pigs: Jennifer Brown, Prairie Swine Centre
  • Research Program update from Elanco Animal Health: TBA

Here are the meeting dates. The times for all meetings will be 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; lunch will be included.

Date

Location

Feb. 28

Stratford, ON.

Arden Park Hotel

Mar, 2

Saskatoon, SK.

Tavelodge Hotel

Mar. 13

Lethbridge, AB

Sandman Hotel

Mar. 14

Red Deer, AB

Holiday Inn

Apr. 17

Portage la Prairie, MB

William Glesby Centre

Apr. 18

Niverville, MB

Heritage Centre

For more information and to register for the meeting, go to the Prairie Swine Centre website. For more information, contact the Prairie Swine Centre (306) 667-7439.

Co-sponsors for the event include: Ontario Pork, Alberta Pork, Manitoba Pork, Saskatoon Pork and Elanco Animal Health.