Program

Banff Pork Seminar January 11-13, 2022

OPENING DAY


4:00-7:00 pm
Registration Check-In

4:00-7:00 pm
Sponsor Exhibit Area & Poster Viewing

4:30-7:00 pm
Welcome Reception
Sponsor: Hypor & Dept. AFNS University of Alberta

7:00 am
Registration Check-In
Tradeshow Floor 7am to 6pm
Poster Session All Day

7:30 am 
Morning Coffee
Sponsored by APC & Farm Credit Canada


Plenary Session I
Sponsored by Chr. Hansen

8:00 am 
Welcome to BPS 2022
Dan Bussieres, BPS Advisory Committee Chair

8:10 am
Markets & Trade

Brett Stuart, Global AgriTrends

9:05 am
Positioning Canadian Pork in a Post Covid-19 Environment

Trevor Sears, Canada Pork
Sponsored by Canada Pork


10:00 am
Coffee Break
Sponsored by Automated Production, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Canada, EastGen & h@ms Marketing Services


10:30 am
Morning Breakout Sessions

1. Water Quality

2. Feeding

3. Human Resources

4. Innovators
(Wed Only)


12:00 pm
Lunch
Sponsored by Maple Leaf


1:15 pm
Afternoon Breakout Sessions

5. Management & Production
Sponsored by Penner Farm Services

6. Sow Productivity
Sponsored by Nutrition Partners Inc. & Farmhouse Consultants Inc.

7. Welfare
Sponsored by Canadian Pork Council

8. Health
Sponsored by Jefo


3:30 pm
Coffee Break


3:30 - 6:00 pm 
Tradeshow & Networking

View Breakouts

7:00 am
Registration Check-In
Tradeshow Floor 7am to 7pm
Poster Session All Day

7:30 am 
Morning Coffee


Plenary Session II
Sponsored by Alberta Pork

8:00 am 
Award Presentations
FX Aherne Award for Innovative Pork Production & RO Ball Young Scientist Award

8:10 am
Agriculture & the Environment

Patrick Moore, Greenspirit

9:05 am
Successful Strategies Used to Prepare for African Swine Fever in Canada

Christa Arsenault, National Farmed Animal Health & Welfare Council


10:00 am
Coffee Break
Sponsored by Agribution Canada Ltd., Animal Science Products Inc, Champion Alstoe Animal Health & Grand Manufacturing Co. Ltd.


10:30 am
Morning Breakout Sessions

1. Water Quality

2. Feeding

3. Human Resources


12:00 pm
Lunch


1:15 pm
Afternoon Breakout Sessions

5. Management & Production
Sponsored by Penner Farm Services

6. Sow Productivity
Sponsored by Nutrition Partners Inc. & Farmhouse Consultants Inc.

7. Welfare
Sponsored by Canadian Pork Council

8. Health
Sponsored by Jefo


3:30 pm
Coffee Break


Closing Plenary Session

4:00 pm
Views From an Agricultural Immigrant
Vincent ter Beek, Pig Progress

5:00 pm
Closing Comments

View Breakouts

Wednesday January 12, 2022
LIVE-STREAMING

Plenary Session I
Sponsored by Chr. Hansen

8:00 am MST
Welcome to BPS 2022
Dan Bussieres, BPS Advisory Committee Chair

8:10 am MST
Markets & Trade

Brett Stuart, Global AgriTrends

9:05 am MST
Positioning Canadian Pork in a Post Covid-19 Environment

Trevor Sears, Canada Pork
Sponsored by Canada Pork


Thursday January 13, 2022
LIVE-STREAMING

Plenary Session II
Sponsored by Alberta Pork

8:00 am MST
Award Presentations
FX Aherne Award for Innovative Pork Production & RO Ball Young Scientist Award

8:10 am MST
Agriculture & the Environment

Patrick Moore, Greenspirit

9:05 am MST
Successful Strategies Used to Prepare for African Swine Fever in Canada

Christa Arsenault, National Farmed Animal Health & Welfare Council


On-Demand Video Recordings of all sessions (including breakouts) will be posted after the in-person event is concluded.