The 23rd Red Deer Swine Technology Workshop took place
Dr. Bergermann is the Corporate Veterinarian at Olymel. He is the Animal Welfare Chair for Olymel’s hog production in western Canada, performs regular herd health at the commercial units, and administers the Canadian Quality Assurance (CQA) and Animal Care Assessment (ACA) programs.
Geurts is a Swine Nutritionist at Nutrition Partners Inc. He focuses on all areas of swine production, including nutrition, management, technical and financial performance and performance analysis.
Dr. Novak is the Managing Director of Alberta Pig Company and Sunhaven Farms group of operations. He is a Past Chair of Alberta Pork, Past Vice Chair of the Canadian Pork Council (CPC) and former Banff Pork Seminar committee member.
Vargas is a Production Manager with Olymel. He manages two nursery sites and two finishing sites, each with 24,000 spaces.
Weger is a Technical Services Specialist at PIC. She supports customers in Canada and the U.S. at the sow farm level, with a focus on reproduction to help improve production and cost effectiveness.
Woolley is the Director of Operations for Sunterra Farms, with production in Canada and the U.S. He is a partner in the 21st Century Forums, past chair of the Canadian Pork Roundtable, the Banff Pork Seminar, and the founder of the Canadian Swine Health Alliance.
Dr. Young is a Veterinarian with Precision Veterinary Services Inc. He works with hog producers in the Lethbridge area.