Healthy Hogs Seminar Slated for North Carolina

The Healthy Hogs Seminar is scheduled for Oct. 29, 2008 at Sampson Community College in Clinton, NC

The Healthy Hogs Seminar is scheduled for Oct. 29, 2008 at Sampson Community College in Clinton, NC. The program starts with an 8:30 a.m. registration and concludes by 3:30 p.m.

On the morning program is discussion of a state pseudorabies swine surveillance plan for 2009, the ethics of conventional pig farming, which pigs must be euthanized and motivating the contract grower.

The afternoon sessions include managing a tractor trailer wreck, focusing on the essentials to improve reproduction and a ventilation workshop.

For more information, contact Morgan Morrow of North Carolina State University at [email protected].