Saturday, 25. May 2019, Exact venue location details will be provided via email, Healthy Livestock workshops - Huon Valley and Tasman

from 25. May 2019 - 9:00
till 02. June 2019 - 16:00

Exact venue location details will be provided via email

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NRM South are running three practical 'Healthy Livestock' workshops on livestock health and husbandry between May and June this year. The workshops will be held on farms in the Huon Valley and the Tasman.
Workshop themes and dates:
Healthy Livestock workshop on sheep (Huonville, Huon Valley) – Saturday May 25 (9-4)
Healthy Livestock workshop on pigs (Lymington, Huon Valley) – Saturday June 1 (9-4)
Healthy Livestock workshop on sheep (Saltwater River, Tasman) – Sunday June 2 (9-4)
The workshops are ideal if you’re new to farming or would like a refresher and want to:

Learn more about basic livestock health and husbandry
Get tips on how to recognise and manage livestock diseases and illnesses
Learn about low-stress stock handling
Learn how to carry out basic procedures including worming, vaccination, footcare and body condition assessments*

*The workshops will be hands on with an opportunity to try foot trimming (sheep only), drenching and vaccination under supervision.
A Q&A with local experts will help answer your questions on a range of subjects including:


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Pig, cattle and sheep care
Livestock disease and nutrition
Pasture management

For more information please contact:
Tim Ackroyd, NRM South Program Officer Agricultural on 0400 047 665 or via email on tackroyd@.

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