Executing the fundamentals of swine management - Todd ThurmanOct 05, 2020
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“What are those things we're going to look back on 20 years from now that we're doing today? I think a lot of those for our industry will revolve around gilt development and gilt selection, that we just did not pay enough attention to such a crucial part of our business. And that's another area where I see a ton of opportunity not just in terms of application on the farm, but at a deeper level in research, to better understand what we need to be doing differently there, what we need to be doing better.” – Todd Thurman
What you will learn
Focus on the fundamentals;
Opportunities on sow farms;
High leverage activities on farms;
The future of pig farm personnel;
Supply chain resiliency versus efficiency;
Meet the guest: Todd Thurman is an International Swine Management Consultant and the owner of SwineTex Consulting Services. Mr. Thurman holds an A.S. degree from Clarendon College and a B.S. degree in Animal Science, Production Emphasis, from Texas Tech University.
This episode was published by Lauro Faccin & Laihane Almeida.