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Luchia Gregson

Knowledge Exchange Officer

AHDB Pork KE

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Small-Scale Producers

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The industry is made up of a huge variety of production systems with herds ranging from just a handful of sows to thousands. Each of these businesses has an important part to play in the overall success of the industry, whether it’s commercial lines or rare breeds it is important to know that the support and information is out there.


Pig Clubs

Our next round of meetings, aimed specifically at small-scale producers, will take place in February and March 2019. 

Exeter

When: 12 February 2019 6:30pm

Where: The Gipsy Hill Hotel, Exeter EX1 3RN

What: AHDB’s Knowledge Exchange Manager, Angela Cliff, will discuss artificial insemination (AI) and boar management. Luchia Gregson will also talk through some of the tools available from AHDB, including the electronic medicines book (eMB), eAML2 and the significant diseases charter.

Book your place 



Sussex

When: 13 February 2019 at 6:30pm

Where: Cisswood House Hotel, Horsham RH13 6NF 

What: AHDB’s Knowledge Exchange Manager, Angela Cliff, will discuss artificial insemination (AI) and boar management. Luchia Gregson will also talk through some of the tools available from AHDB, including the electronic medicines book (eMB), eAML2 and the significant diseases charter.

Book your place 


Newbury

When: 18 February 2019 at 6:30pm

WhereThe Hilton Hotel M4,Chieveley Services RG20 8XY

What: Pig vet Adrian Cox will be discussing farrowing management, including timing, signs and difficulties

Book your place 


Worcestershire

When: 19 February 2019 at 6:30pm

Where: The Granary Hotel and Restaurant, Kidderminster DY10 4BS

What: Pig vet Adrian Cox will be discussing farrowing management, including timing, signs and difficulties

Book your place 


North Yorkshire *NEW LOCATION*

When: 5 March 2019 at 6:30pm

Where: Sandburn Hall, Flaxton, York YO60 7RB

What: Pig vet Adrian Cox will be discussing farrowing management, including timing, signs and difficulties

Book your place


Book your free places using the links above, alternatively, email ke.events@ahdb.org.uk or call 01904 771212 with the names and contact details of each delegate.

The meetings are free to attend and interactive, so please come with questions.

A meal will be served during the meetings, please advise if you have any special dietary requirements.

In addition to AHDB Pork publications and services, the following links provide useful information more specific to small-scale pig keeping.


Practical Pigs magazine features

Online tools

If you require assistance other than the above please contact your regional KE Manager. Click here for details.