​​Pork Interest Group (PIG)

For more information, please contact Dr. Allan Schinckel - aschinck@purdue.edu​


August 27 - PIG Meeting, 6:30 pm in CRTN 1042. The speaker is Dr. Matt Ackerman, Pork Veterinary Solutions, New Palestine, IN.
Topic: How swine vets play a key role in preventing diseases that affect animal and human health.
RSVP to aschinck@purdue.edu if you will attend (food is provided).

Tuesday, October 1 is the Ag Career Fair, from 9:30 to 3:30 in Cordova Recreational Sports Center. Information for students and for employers is available online.
After the Career Fair, from 4:30 to 6:00 pm, Animal Sciences is hosting an ANSC Alumni Industry networking event in the Purina Pavilion. Contact Barry Delks at delks@purdue.edu for information.


Web Sites

Town square for information about internships, scholarships, college and career information in the swine industry

"Water Quality and Issues for Hog Production" Webinar
The October 27, 2015 webinar was recorded and is available on Vimeo. Links to the individual videos are:
Part 1: What are the issues?, presented by Dr. Brian Richert, Purdue Animal Sciences
Part 2: Water treatment options for swine production, presented by Dr. Ernest Blatchley, Purdue Civil Engineer
Part 3: Veterinary case studies, presented by Dr. Tom Gillespie, Swine Veterinarian, Rensselaer Veterinary Services


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