Pork Academy offers pork producers practical, in-depth seminars June 8 at the Marriott Hotel Downtown, Des Moines, IA.

Pre-registration is $125 and on-site registration is $150. Register by phone (800-456-7675), fax (515-223-2646) or go to www.porkboard.org for more details. Reserve a room at the Marriott by calling 515-245-5500.

Three concurrent sessions run from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Session 1 covers biosecurity, reproduction and marketing.

Session 2 offers animal care and behavior, genetics, business and financial management.

Session 3 features swine nutrition, environmental management and alternative production and marketing.