Swine Producers Workshop Focuses on Farrow to Wean

The University of Wisconsin -Extension is hosting a Farrow to Wean Workshop for swine producers on November 14 at the UW Research Station in Verona.

The workshop will help participants in learn about sow nutrition during the lactation phase, vaccinations for the newborn pig, handling farrowing difficulties, and biosecurity on swine farms. Participants will learn from UW-Madison Extension staff Jeff Morris, Emma Wedig with Zoetis, Dietrich Johnson with Hueber Feeds, and veterinarian staff from Military Ridge Vet Clinic. Presenters will engage participants through lectures and discussion of this critical production phase.

A meal will be provided by the Wisconsin Pork Association. There is no charge for this informative event.  Interested participants can RSVP to Jeff Morris at jeff.morris@wisc.edu or 608-3469561 by November 9, 2023.