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FEBRUARY 2022
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NEWSletter
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Pig News
PALS WILL BE THERE
Come check it out
and visit with us.
We will be in
Booth 129 and Booth 146.
February 15,
9am until 5 pm, and
February 16, 2022,
9 am until noon.
OTHER SHOWS IN 2022
WE WILL BE THERE!!
(Stop by and say hi)

FARM-CITY HUB CLUB'S ANNUAL FARM SHOW
Friday, March 11, 1 - 8 pm & Saturday, March 12, 10 am - 5 pm.
New Ulm Civic Center, 1212 N Franklin St, New Ulm MN

MIDWEST POULTRY FEDERATION CONVENTION
Wednesday, March 23, 10 am - 5 pm &
Thursday, March 24, 9 am - 12 pm
Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Ave South, Minneapolis MN

CENTRAL PLAINS DAIRY EXPO
Wednesday, March 30, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm &
Thursday, March 31st, 8 am - 3:00 pm
Denny Sanford Premier Center, 1201 Northwest Ave, Sioux Falls SD

DAKOTAFEST
Tuesday - Thursday, August 16th - 18th, 2022.
Schlaffman Farm, 2300 E Spruce St, Mitchell SD
Looking to make updates, or maybe you need something new...give any of these guys a call and they would be more than happy to work with you
I was recently called to review a piglet pre-starter formula - a most common request for a consulting nutritionist with a reputation working in young animal nutrition.

The first question I always ask on such projects is, "What is the average level of feed intake during the first week post-weaning?" My own goal is 200 and 250 grams per day per head, for piglets weaned at 21 and 28 days, respectively.
Mexico rules out African swine fever, classical swine fever viruses
Presence of infectious agents such as circovirus type II, Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae and Pasterella multocida, as well as salmonella, was confirmed.
Jan 18, 2022
California court delays Prop 12 enforcement
Pork producers get small win as they wait for Supreme Court to issue its decision on constitutionality of Proposition 12.
Jacqui Fatka | Jan 25
Reality of Prop 12 production
In farms that have implemented Prop 12 breeding, it is taking about two to three hours per day to drop feed, heat check and release animals. 
By Aaron Lower, DVM, Carthage Veterinary Service | Jan 26, 2022
Effect of added calcium carbonate, benzoic acid on weanling pigs
Objective was to investigate effects on growth performance, fecal dry matter and blood Ca and P concentrations of nursery pigs.
Alan Warner, Joel DeRouchey, Mike Tokach, Jason Woodworth, Robert Goodband and Jordan Gebhardt, Kansas State University | Jan 13, 2022
Antibiotic-free pig diets may require more amino acids
By Emma Penrod | January 28, 2022
Amino acid recommendations may be insufficient for antibiotic-free pig diets, study concludes
Young pigs raised on antibiotic-free diets may require a different balance of amino acids than the conventional wisdom suggests.
Maryland man receives first successful pig heart transplant
For many years, pig heart valves have been used successfully for replacing valves in humans.
Jan 11, 2022
Ralco announces new distribution center in Marshall, MN
Risk Management: Property and Casualty Insurance
The fact that facility costs are much higher is not news to anyone, but has it factored into your coverage?
Kent Bang Compeer Financial | Jan 19, 2022
Funny for the day:
Are you watching the Winter Olympics?
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Kelly Peterson
Office Manager
PALS, Inc.
3735 1st Ave W
Willmar MN 56201
320-222-9501
kelly.peterson@palsusa.com
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7am - 4pm


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