Record of Proceedings
National Swine Improvement Federation
Conference and Annual Meeting

December 4-6, 1977
NSIF Volume 2
Holiday Inn-West, St. Louis, Missouri


Foreword

Annual Meeting Program

Officers and Directors for 1978

Membership and Associate Lists for 1978


Papers Presented:

Activities and Concerns Report

Are We Headed Forward or Backward with Respect to Productivity and Muscling (Unavailable)

Sow Indexes and Field Expercience

Selecting for Sow Productivity

What Genetic Principles Should Be Used for Herd Improvement

How Do We Effectively Utilize Performance Records - A Seedstock Producer's Approach (Unavailable)

Performance Testing, Records, and Genetic Improvement in the Boar Power Program (Unavailable)

How Do We Effectively Utilize Performance Records - A Commercial Producer's Approach (Vernon Floyd) (Unavailable)

How Do We Effectively Utilize Performance Records - A Commercial Producer's Approach (Greg Jorgensen) (Unavailable)

Visual Appraisal and Management Considerations

Calcium and Phospherus Requirements of Developing Boars (Unavailable)

How Can We Improve Boar Soundness - Disease and Stress Considerations (Unavailable)

Hog Production in Japan

Central Test Station Committee Report

Nutrition and Health Committee Report

On-Farm Testing Committee Report

Record Standardization and Utilization Committee Report

Reproductive Performance Committee Report

President's Message

1977 Annual Meeting Minutes

1977 Treasuerer's Report

NSIF Distinghuished Service Award for 1977

Producer of the Year for 1977 (Unavailable)

1977 Annual Meeting Program Participants


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