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A free webcast titled "Prioritizing Your Energy Investment" was presented by University of Minnesota Extension and the Minnesota Pork Board on February 5th, 2008. The webcast was part of the quarterly online seminar series that provides management level research-driven information to pork production managers and owners.
The February 5th PorkCast program provided various strategies and areas of emphasis to assist pork producers in reducing energy expenditures while maintaining or improving performance and production in their barns and systems. Dr. Jay Harmon, Extension Agricultural Engineer at Iowa State University, presented.
Did you know...
- Heat loss from poor ventilation management is the biggest source of energy waste?
- Simple lighting changes can pay back costs in just a few months?
- Adding insulation may not be the most practical investment in your barn?
- Rebate programs offer assistance for energy efficiency investments?
PorkCast programs can be viewed from one's computer, and pre-registration is not required. To view a pdf version of the presentation, click here.