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Don’t Be Afraid to be the Dumbest Person in the Room

What I really mean is be willing to be the most unexperienced, uneducated person in any room you are in because that is when personal growth happens. Let me explain.

Starting my first internship, I can assure you I was most definitely the dumbest person in the room 99 percent of the time. Starting something new can be scary, and many days I would walk into a room with big thinkers, communicators, businessmen and women, activists, professors, doctors; people with years of experience and ideas.

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Making the Investment: Getting the Most Out of Your Bred Gilt Purchase

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—bred female sale season, of course. Showpig.com is fortunate to host numerous bred female sales, for breeders from coast to coast across the country. Showpig.com is committed to helping you enjoy a smooth buying experience, and with that being said, we have compiled a list of things to consider before the sale clock runs out.

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Lights. Camera. Sale Day.

Lighting is everything! In order to maximize your sale photo potential, breeders should take a hard look at the lighting in their picture pen. It doesn’t have to be fancy, expensive, or complicated—but putting a focus on lighting with some of these easy, cheap solutions can definitely help your photos stand out from the crowd. According to our friends at Learn Livestock Photography, there are two key elements to getting better photos: how much light you have in your picture area and where the light is coming from. 

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Re: Managing Size of Piglets

When breeding gilts, a lot of things can come into play when it comes down to their ability to farrow without huge complic...
by Showgirl123 in REPRODUCTION

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 10:39 AM

Swine AI school

Trying to learn AI techniques for Swine.
We live near St. Louis. Saw there are some demos at boar studs in IN late...
by ebyoder@yahoo.com in REPRODUCTION

Monday, August 15, 2022 at 12:58 PM

Shrek at Southern Gold

Has anyone used Shrek and Southern Gold Sires or seen any of his pigs? If so, what did you think?...
by ForkedHorn in BOARS

Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 3:55 PM

Re: 219 & 319 starter feeds

The feeds are designed for:
219. 10 to 15 lb pigs
319. 15 to 25 lb pigs
519. 25 lb and up

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by kgb in Purina® Hot Spot

Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 3:58 PM

219 & 319 starter feeds

Kevin,

This is my first time using 219 & 319. I have used kalembach starter feeds for over 5 years and I de...
by porcine in Purina® Hot Spot

Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 5:09 AM

Re: Looking for a 6 or 8 pen trailer

have you found a trailer yet?...
by monte@pruittford.com in CLASSIFIEDS

Friday, August 5, 2022 at 9:07 AM

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