About the Guest
Jeff Monk has been with the Waukon Feed Ranch for 10 years and in the swine industry since 1992. The most rewarding part of his job is the fact that the industry feeds millions of people every day!
What can you learn from this episode of Popular Pig?
- Jeff Monk’s background and how he became involved in the swine industry.
- The challenges that producers face when staffing sow farms.
- How the Waukon Feed Ranch encourages and rewards employees who meet and exceed expectations.
- How encouragement and rewards translate into the everyday work culture.
- How the Pork Producers Leadership Academy helped Jeff Monk become a better production supervisor.
- Jeff Monk’s “golden nugget’