17 October 2018 – Millers Forest
Home butchery demonstration and vet update
We are fortunate to have organised Drew Shearman, a local mobile home butcher who is happy to give us a demonstration on basic butchery techniques.
Our Hunter District Vet Team and Peri Urban Program Coordinator, Emergency operations Nic Schembri will also give producers an overview of responsible pig ownership.
Topics will include
• Common pig diseases and recommended vaccinations
• Swill feeding and exotic diseases
• Pig husbandry and nutrition
• Zoonotic diseases
• New NLIS requirements for pigs.
9:30am to 1.00pm
Wednesday 17 October
Popular Hall, Scotch Creek Millers Forest
For further information and to RSVP contact our Paterson office: (02) 4930 1030
Please RSVP by 12 October for catering purposes.