Reproduction

Artificial Insemination

Artificial Insemination: Genetic Progress through Artifiicial Insemination of Swine, Louisiana State University, handbook
Artificial Inseminatio
n for Swine, Penn State University, K. Kephart & R. Mikesell
Biological & Management Factors Influencing Number & Interval of Time between Aritificial Inseminations, D. Levis

Developing a Checklist to Troubleshoot a Reproductive Problem Due to A.I., D. Levis
Emerging Technologies to Enhance Reproductive Performance, D. Levis
On-farm Boar Training Pen & Semen Collection Area, D. Levis

On-farm Evaluation of Semen: Motility, Morphology & Contamination, D. Levis
On-farm Training of Boars to Mount a Dummy Sow, D. Levis
Some Common Problems When Using Artificial Insemination of Swine, D. Levis
Use of Additives to a Dose of Boar Semen, D. Levis
Use of Hands-free Insemination Devices, D. Levis
Use of Intra-uterine Insemination of Pigs: Pros, Cons & Economics, D. Levis

Swine Care

Breeding & Reproduction, Banff Pork Seminar Proceedings, 2002
Handling Hogs, K. Kephart & R. Mikesell, Penn State University
Management Issues, Illini Porknet
Reproduction Issues, Illini Porknet
Sow Management Short Course Proceedings, December 2002
University of Missouri, University of Illinois, Ohio State University
2003 Swine Care Handbook, National Pork Board
Swine Management, University of Missouri
Water Quality and Weanling Pig Performance, Prairie Swine Centre, June 2003

PowerPoint Presentations

Factors to Increase Farrowing Rate & Litter Size, D. Levis
Improving Reproductive Efficiency When Pen Mating, D. Levis
New Techniques in Reproductive Management, D. Levis
Reproductive Performance: The People Factor, D. Ricker
Selecting AI Boars to Improve Reproductive Performance, S. Moeller
Take Home Tips to Increase Reproductive Efficiency, D. Levis
Utilizing Sow Records to Diagnose Sow Productivity, Larry Rueff, DVM, Swine Veterinary Services, Professional Pork Producers Symposium, February 6, 2003, Dayton, OH

Ways to Improve Reproductive Performance of Your Herd, D. Levis

Word Documents

Biological & Management Factors Influencing Number & Timing of Inseminations, D. Levis
Housing & Management Aspects Influencing Gilt Development & Longevity, D. Levis
How Reproductive Physiology, Anatomy, Environment, and Various Management Aspects Influence On-farm Reproductive Performance of the Boar, D. Levis
How Reproductive Physiology, Anatomy, Environment, and Various Management Aspects Influence On-farm Reproductive Performance of Sows & Gilts, D. Levis
Some Common Problems When Using Artificial Insemination of Swine, D. Levis

Top 10 Rules for a 90% Farrowing Rate, D. Levis
Use of Intra-uterine Insemination of Pigs: Pros, Cons & Economics, D. Levis
What's New with Seasonal Infertility?, D. Levis