Herd Husbandry 101
Sunday October 1st 1:00-4:00
Sunday, October 1st, 2023
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Black Valley Farm
9048 Black Valley Road
Everett, PA 15537
Join Black Valley Farm for anther intensive learning opportunity on Sunday, October 1st from 1:00-4:00.
Let's get serious!
A solid grasp of basic husbandry will set you ahead of the curve as you begin and maintain a working herd of swine. Be it for pleasure or profit! Specifically tailored to offer attendants a participatory experience this workshop has limited availability.
As one of the largest and longest standing herds in the nation, the Black Valley Piggery has been perfecting husbandry systems for well over a decade and is prepared to offer you a crash course.
This immersive presentation will include the opportunity to participate in the following aspects of herd management:
-Farrowing Complications and Sow Health
-Disease recognition, prevention, and control
-USDA compliance for porcine interstate movement
Laura McCullough, Marlton, New Jersey