On Dec. 16, the University of Illinois (U of I) Extension is sponsoring the Illinois Swine Reproductive Health Conference at the Extension Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds.

Speakers include: Bill Hollis, DVM, Carthage Veterinary Services Ltd.; Tom Fangman, DVM, University of Missouri; and Rodger Schneck of Alpharma Animal Health. U of I speakers include: Mike Ellis, professor in the Department of Animal Sciences; Larry Firkins, Extension veterinarian, and Rob Knox, Extension swine reproduction specialist.

For more information or to register, phone Knox at (217) 244-5177 or e-mail rknox@uiuc.edu.