Pigs. North Dakota’s Bright Future.

September 28, 2022
9:00-11:00 Livestock Friendly Community – Spokesperson Training Session
11:00am - 4:00pm

Delta Hotels By Marriott
1635 42nd St. SW Fargo, ND

Please join us for this exciting two-part event centered around the successful development of the swine industry in North Dakota! Part one is NDLA’s Livestock Spokesperson Training, where attendees will sharpen their animal ag and public meeting knowledge, in order to speak effectively in support of livestock projects in one-on-one and public speaking situations. Content will cover multiple livestock species including swine, dairy and beef.

Part two will consist of the swine development conference and trade show where attendees will learn from top professionals and network with swine owners interested in expanding their herds into North Dakota. Content will include manure value and application methods, swine finishing and sow raising hot topics, and more!

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How to Get your Legal Ducks (or Pigs) In a Row - David Barrett


Modern Sow Barns - Dr Chase Stahl

Makin' Bacon

Makin' Bacon - Craig Steck

Custom Finishing Pigs

Custom Finishing Pigs - Contracts, Construction, & Beyond - Ty Eschenbaum

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Dr. Bob Thaler is an Extension Swine Specialist and Distinguished Professor at SDSU. He grew up on a diversified farm in south central SD, and has been at SDSU since 1988. He works with future pork producers in the classroom, and works with current producers on the responsible growth of the swine industry in SD.

Spreading the Wealth

Spreading the Wealth - Manure Application Methods, Cost & Benefits - Dr Bob Thaler