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Fall 1998 Vol.22 No.4
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Stellar Swine Line-up Commemorates Career
of Dr. LeRoy Biehl

Dr. LeRoy Biehl(picture)

"The Swine Industry: New Horizons for the 21st Century," a seminar set for Friday, January 29, 1999, in Urbana, will honor LeRoy G. Biehl, DVM, MS. Dr. Biehl is retiring after 28 years as a swine Extension veterinarian at the College.

Speakers and topics for the afternoon seminar are: Dr. Gregg BeVier, "Global Perspective of Changes in the Swine Industry"; Dr. Joseph F. Connor, "Wean to Finish Strategies to Maintain Health and Profitability"; Dr. Gary Dial, "Health Management of the Breeding Herd of the Future"; and Dr. Ralph Vinson, "Working Together to Control Swine Pathogens."

Those who wish to further acknowledge the career and contributions of Dr. Biehl may also attend a banquet in his honor that evening. Look for more information in an upcoming mailing, or call the CEPS office for details: 217/333-2907.

In addition, all who would like to contribute to a memory book of testimonials for Dr. Biehl or who would like to make a financial contribution to an endowment in his honor are invited to do so by calling the College of Veterinary Medicine at 217/333-2762.

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