Livestock Field Training: Swine School, August 17

Livestock Field Training: Swine School
New Entry Sustainable Farming Project
Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
9:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Cost: $40 registration fee includes lunch and resource materials (additional registrants $30 each)

In this workshop, you will learn the basics of raising, grazing, and breeding pigs. The training will be divided into both classroom and practical skills components, led by the experts at the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. There will also be an optional artificial insemination lab after the main workshop, from 2-3pm ($10 extra to cover lab supplies). Enrollment for the AI lab is limited, so be sure to sign up online if you’re interested.

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For more information: email sanderson@comteam.org or call 978-654-6745 with any questions.

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