Raising Small Farm Animals Organically
92 Monkittee Street, Braidwood, NSW, 2622, Australia
15th July 2018
Learn how to raise poultry, sheep and pigs so they provide you and your family with the most delicious meat and eggs. The workshop is designed to introduce you to basic animal husbandry practices particularly humane handling, animal welfare, feeding and nutrition, housing and hygiene, basic healthcare, manure management and the legislative requirements for keeping, transporting and slaughtering. Issues around the slaughter of livestock will be discussed. The course aims to provide you with practical knowledge and skills to manage livestock on a small scale while ensuring optimal animal welfare. This practical knowledge is applicable to any farming philosophy.