Stockman Development Scheme South

Past Event - booking closed

5 February 2019

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Langton Arms, Tarrant Monkton, Blandford Forum, Dorset

DT11 8RX

This session covers AI 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. Describe correct process for AI collection, storage and insemination
  2. Explain the drivers for current genetics available in the pig industry
  3. Describe an overview of genetics and selection
  4. Describe correct insemination procedure

To book your place contact Tel: 01904 771 212

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