Purina Animal Nutrition – Pig Clinic

Event Details


Event Date

Thursday, October 26th 6:00pm

Through

Thursday, October 26th 7:30pm

Location

Oregon City Wilco Farm Store

Reservation Required

No

Admission

FREE


  • 19224 S Molalla Ave
    Oregon City, OR 97045

Description


Speaker:
Emily Otto-Tice, PhD
Senior Nutritionist
Purina Animal Nutrition

Emily Otto-Tice recently received her Ph.D. from Purdue University. Before attending graduate school, Otto-Tice worked for the Indiana Soybean Alliance and Indiana Corn Marketing Council as a research manager, director of supply and infrastructure and director of grain marketing and international marketing. Emily and her family enjoy raising and exhibiting pigs at local and national livestock shows throughout the year.

Clinic topics:

  • Getting started raising pigs
    • Pig selection: What to think about.
    • Keeping pig chores simple.
    • Vaccinating and deworming your pigs.
  • The right tools for the job
    • Do you have the right pig feeder and waterer?
    • Manure management.
    • What other supplies do I need?
  • Be picky about what your pigs eat
    • What is the best kind of feed for my pig?
    • What nutrients are most important to my pig?
    • How do I know if my pig feed is working?
  • Tips from a breeder and Q&A
    • Learn from a breeder in your area!

Attend for a chance to win 5 bags of Purina Nature’s Match feed. Winners will be announced at the Clinic. Winners must be present to win.