After a 27 year career at the University of Nebraska as an Extension Swine Specialist and Professor of Animal Science, Mike opened Brumm Swine Consultancy, Inc in North Mankato, MN in September of 2006. While in Nebraska, Mike was involved with producers of all sizes and types of production systems. He was also active as an advisor to the Nebraska Pork Producers Association and often served as a contact person for members of the Nebraska Unicameral and various state agencies as they formulated laws and regulations impacting the Nebraska industry.
Mike has travelled extensively in recent years in many foreign countries and in all of the major hog producing states. He currently is science director for 2 2400-head wean-finish private research units, consults with host of wean-finish production systems and is a popular speaker for producer meetings on topics dealing with wean-finish housing systems and industry issues.