UK pig production trends - Sebastian Casiro

around the world Jan 13, 2020

Click here to listen on Apple Podcast

Click here to listen on Spotify

“Most of the regulations that the New Welfare Code is asking us to do, 95% of the producers are already doing that. The only one that will need some time [to figure it out] is the banning of the farrowing crates… they stated only the intentions for that, we do not know when it’s going to happen.” – Sebastián Casiró.

Today’s episode will cover “UK pig production trends”.

Our guest is Sebastián Casiró, Production Director at Yorkwold Pigpro LIMITED, holds a DVM from the University of Buenos Aires, and a Master’s Degree in Animal Science at Michigan State University.

What you will learn:

Hot topics today in UK; Rapid-fire questions: short questions about the current situation; Differences between pig production in UK and Argentina; What separates successful swine professionals from those that are not.

Sebastián’s favorite swine-related book: The Genetics of the Pig

Sebastián’s favorite book unrelated to swine: Thinking, Fast and Slow

This episode was published by Lauro Faccin & Laihane Almeida.