Emerging Leaders – Carthage Veterinary Service, Ltd.

As the swine industry continues to grow, Carthage Veterinary Service, Ltd. recognizes the importance of focusing on emerging leaders in swine production. Through the CVS Emerging Leaders Program we will help encourage influential contributors to become the decision makers of tomorrow, driving the future of our industry. This program is uniquely designed to provide exceptional experiences and a strong foundation of leadership skills.



To build the next generation of production leadership in the swine industry. The two-year program pushes these emerging leaders to improve their technical and leadership skills through targeted sessions. It facilitates networking and social interactions amongst peers and other leaders in the swine industry. Upon completion of this program, candidates are able to implement their gained knowledge and leadership skills in their daily tasks to foster individual and company success.


Why apply for this group? Click here to learn about our last class.


Application Timeline:

November 5, 2022 – Applications are available

December 31, 2022 – Applications are due

January 2023 – Selected candidates for 2023-2024 will be announced


Tentative Meeting Dates:


March 10-11, 2022 – New Facility Construction/Maintenance


June 23-24, 2022 – Managing Health in an Integrated Production System


August 23-24, 2022 – Industry Hot Topics


January 19-20, 2023 – Managing Production Operation and Support Services


March 16-17, 2023 – Managing Cost of Production


August 22-23, 2023 – Industry Hot Topics


November 2-3, 2023 – Working on your business vs. Working in your business



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For questions about the Emerging Leaders program, please contact Karen Jacquot at (217) 357-8334 or by email at kjacquot@hogvet.com.