Archives for January 2014

EPI – On the Air with Joe Gill

KASM Farm Director Joe Gill recently interviewed Matthew Baumgartner.  This interview was aired on 1150 AM Radio.

 

EPI – On the Air with Mike Murphy

Fairmont, MN radio station KSUM/KFMC interviewed Matthew Baumgartner of BEI at the MN Pork Congress.  Listen to the interview here:

 

Stopping Dirty Air May Stymie PRRS

 

National Hog Farmer
November 15, 2013
By Joe Vansickle

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Preliminary results using cleaning technology in barns show promise.

Minnesota swine veterinarian Gil Patterson looks for three things when he walks into a hog barn:  feed, water and air quality.

“You’ve got to have those things right before you can really dig into other issues.  If there is a dusty, poorly ventilated environment, then it is uncomfortable for both pigs and farm employees, often leading to reduced growth and poorer-quality chores,” says the St. Peter, MN, Swine Vet Center clinician.

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