Badger Swine Symposium

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November 9th, 2018


8:00am - 9:00am



Schedule of Events:

9:30 a.m. Registration/Check In
10:00 a.m. Welcome & Introductions
10:15 a.m. Swine Health Rule Update
10:45 a.m. Heat Stress and Boar Infertility
11:30 a.m. CRISPR Gene Edited Pigs: Applications and Explanations for Swine
12:00 p.m. Lunch

  • Meat Science & Animal Biologics Discovery Program: Opportunities on the Horizon

12:40 p.m.

  • Roles of Dietary Ca in Milk Fever and Uterine Prolapses in Sows
  • Using “Big Data” Analysis for Establishing Management Decisions
  • Pig Production Data Analytics
  • Computer Vision in Swine Production

2:30 p.m. Feed Manufacturing Quality Control & Biosecurity
3:00 p.m. Optional Feed Mill Tour & current Issues in the Swine Industry Panel

The Badger Swine Symposium is free to attend thanks to sponsorship from the animal sciences departments at UW-Madison, Platteville, and River Falls, UW-Extension Swine Team, Wisconsin Pork Association, and the Pork Check off.

Please register by November 2, 2018 using the form on the website or by calling the WPA office at 1-800-822-7675


Event Location

Badger Swine Symposium
Arlington Ag Research Station Public Events Center
N695 Hopkins Rd, Arlington, WI 53911