This package combines our online pastured pig course with the pastured egg course.
An introduction to Pastured Egg Farming
This course is for anyone wanting to start a pastured, free range egg business.
Presented by a qualified trainer and assessor with industry experience and appropriate academic qualifications.
Now with phone support to answer all your questions!
This is a self-paced online course that you can complete in a day or 3 months. The course remains open to you for that period.
The course will cover:
- Legal Requirements
- Codes of Practice
- Food Safety
- Dealing with councils
- Farm setup
- Raising chicks
- Nutrition for production
- About the eggs
- Keeping your hens laying
- Pasture management
- Pasture as a food source
- Collecting eggs
- Cleaning, sorting and packing eggs
- Egg labelling
- Marketing your eggs
An introduction to Pastured Pig Farming
This is an introductory level workshop for anyone interested in pigs or contemplating going in to pastured pork production.
The course has a structured program covering legal requirements, dealing with council and approvals, setting up the farm, all abut breeds, pig nutrition and how to produce the best pastured pork profitably. We cover:
- Introduction to the industry
- Animal Welfare regulations, laws and codes of practice
- Food Safety
- Setting up a pasture pig farm
- Breeds of Pigs (and selecting the right one!)
- Feeding pigs
- Housing Pigs
- Managing pig health
You will also have 6 months access to the member's only section of the website that includes useful tools such as:
- Environmental Management Plan
- Quality Management System
- Record Keeping forms
You will find more information about these courses here ...