Meet the Domain Editors

Domain Editors are in charge of the content within their specific area. They also help to answer questions that are submitted by producers. So go ahead and ask away!

Lead Editor Dr. Todd See serves as the lead domain editor for the Pork Information Gateway (PIG). He is a the Animal Science Department Head at North Carolina State University.
Production and Management Systems Dr. Bob Thaler serves as the production and management systems domain editor for PIG. He is a professor and extension swine specialist at South Dakota State University.
Business Management Gary Thome serves as the business management systems domain editor for PIG. He was a farm business instructor at Riverland College in Austin, MN.
Human Resources Dr. Michael Swan serves as the human resources domain editor for PIG. He is a professor in the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Agricultural and Food Systems program at Washington State University and coordinator of the Masters of Science in Agriculture program
Swine Health Dr. Morgan Morrow serves as the swine health domain editor for PIG. Morgan is a professor and swine extension veterinary specialist, in the department of Animal Science, at North Carolina State University.
Swine Welfare Dr. Yuzhi Li serves as the swine welfare domain editor for PIG. She is an Assistant Professor with the WC Research/Outreach Center at the University of Minnesota - Morris.
Breeding and Genetics Dr. Ron Bates serves as the breeding and genetics domain editor.  Bates is is a professor of swine genetics management with a research and Extension appointment at Michigan State University.
Swine Nutrition Dr. Brian Richert serves as the swine nutrition domain editor for PIG. He is an associate professor of Swine Nutrition and Management, in the Animal Science Department, at Purdue University.
Reproduction Dr. Mark Knauer is the reproduction domain editor for PIG. He is assistant professor and extension swine specialist at North Carolina State University.
Facilities and Equipment Dr. Stephen Pohl serves as the facilities and equipment domain editor for PIG. He is a professor in the Ag & Biosystems Engineering Department at South Dakota State University.
Environmental Stewardship Dr. Erin Cortus is assistant professor at South Dakota State University’s Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. She manages the environmental stewardship domain for the Pork Information Gateway.
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Pork Quality Dr. Steve Moeller serves as the pork quality domain editor for PIG. He is an associate professor and swine extension specialist at The Ohio State University. He also serves as a swine educator team member for the Ohio Pork Industry Center.
Pork Safety Dr. Catherine Cutter serves as the pork safety domain editor. She  is an associate professor and food safety extension specialist – muscle foods for Penn State University. She is also chair for the Food Safety Impact Group.
Youth Projects Sara Smith serves as the youth projects domain editor.  She works for the Washington State University Extension as an Animal Agricultural Team member in the statewide Extension program.
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Worker Health and Safety Jim Lummus serves as the worker health and safety domain editor.  He is the the manager for Producer Learning and Performance at the National Pork Board.
Small and Beginning Farmer Dr. Pete Lammers is an Assistant Professor in the Agriculture Department at Illinois State University. He serves as the editor for the Niche Pork Production domain of the Pork Information Gateway.