• By April W Bowman
  • Posted Friday, April 17, 2020

Exploring Pastured Pork: A Virtual Introduction to Niche-Pork Production

Have you thought about raising pigs? Whether you want to raise pigs for you and your family or as a business, join us for this workshop to explore the basic considerations you must contemplate before starting a Pastured Pork Enterprise. The speaker will be Lee Menius with NC Choices. There is no registration fee, but registration is required. Choose the session that fits your schedule best and register online using Eventbrite.

  • Session A:  Wednesday, April 29 @ 12 p.m.  OR
  • Session B:  Thursday, April 30 @ 6:30 p.m. 
  • This hour-long session will provide a broad overview including production systems, budgeting, processing, and marketing with time allowed for a Q&A session to help you decide if this enterprise is right for you. Based on interest, this introductory workshop will be followed up with production-based webinar series. The series will be held through the Zoom platform.

    For more information email, April Bowman, Extension Agent, Livestock, Forages, and 4-H Youth Development at awbowman@ncsu.edu or call 336-703-2855.

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