Extension offering “Swine 101” seminar



ELLSWORTH — UMaine Cooperative Extension will present a free seminar titled “Swine 101: Raising Pastured Pork” in Ellsworth on Wednesday, Aug. 14, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Colt Knight, UMaine Extension assistant professor and state livestock specialist, will talk about breed selection, reproductive information, nutrition, fencing, housing and meat yield.

The seminar will be offered at the UMaine Extension Office located at 63 Boggy Brook Road, Ellsworth. A smoked pork lunch will be provided.

Pre-registration is required.

For more information, call 667-8212.

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