MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. — Have you ever thought of raising pigs? Whether just for your family or for adding to your farm business, we invite you to join us to learn more about pigs!
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties present the online class, PIGS! How to get Started, which will be held on Thursday, June 4th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm via the online platform Zoom.
This event is open to all with an interest in pigs, including FFA and 4-H members. We will cover the basics of pig production, breed selection, production systems, herd management practices, cost of production and basic marketing regulations and outlets. Bring your questions and join us from your computer or phone!
There is a registration fee of $5. Once you are registered, the Zoom link to participate in the class will be emailed to you. For more information, call Rachel at 845-344-1234 x258, e-mail email@example.com or Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please pre-register by Wednesday, June 3rd at http://weblink.donorperfect.com/PIGSWEBINAR2020.
Cornell Cooperative Extension and its partnerships provide programs for Orange County residents on youth and family development; nutrition, health, and food safety; community and economic vitality; and agricultural sustainability through Cornell based research. Committed to Orange County, we design programs to meet local needs to enable people to improve their lives and communities. For more information call Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County at 845-344-1234 or visit our website at www.cceorangecounty.org.
–Rachel Moody, Cornell Cooperative Extension