Stockman Development Scheme Lincs.

Past Event - booking closed

9 April 2019

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Uncle Henry's, Grayingham Grange Farm, Grayingham, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

DN21 4JD

This session covers weaner pig management and costs £35.00.

The Stockman Development Scheme is a combination of pig production workshops, covering each stage of production from service to slaughter, delivered by technical experts. Focusing on basic knowledge and everyday tasks, it is suitable for individuals who are new to the industry or wish to refresh their knowledge. Sessions are interactive, and encourage input from all participants, enabling the sharing of knowledge and practices.

Learning outcomes

1. Identify three piglet requirements at weaning
2. Explain how to prepare weaner accommodation
3. Explain the importance of getting weaned piglets eating
4. Explain how stress at weaning can be reduced
5. Identify three factors affecting weaned pig growth

To book your place contact Tel: 01904 771212

Course costs 

The full-course cost to levy payers is £210+VAT, which includes all workshops, lunch at each session and course folders. Workshops can be attended on an ad hoc basis at a cost of £35+VAT per session. The full-course cost is £700; however, all courses and sessions are 70% subsidised by AHDB Pork.

Please note, payment is needed 14 days prior to the course/sessions starting. Download a booking form here



If you have any questions about this event, please contact us using the details below.


T 01904 771212