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In the Swine Barn Webinar Series

In The Swine Barn Webinar Series is a collaboration between WSU Extension and SDSU Extension, Washington Pork Producers and support from the National Pork Board. The webinar series is tailored to small acreage pig farmers in the Pacific Northwest. Larger scale producer or pig farmers from outside the area are also welcome to attend as lifelong learners. The webinars are free to attend however individuals must register to receive log-in information.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. We look forward to seeing you on the webinar.

Farrowing Basics

Recorded Webinar: Farrowing Basics

From Pig to Pork Chop - How much pork is in that pig?

Selecting and Starting a Show Pig

March’s “In The Swine Barn” webinar with WSU and SDSU will target 4-H and FFA and youth swine producers getting ready to select their show pigs for this upcoming fair/show season.  The webinar will focus on what to look for when selecting a show pig and getting it off to a good start.  Dr. Bob Thaler, SDSU Swine Extension Specialist, visits Olson Yorkshire show pig barn in Irene, SD to help showcase what to look for when selecting a show pig.  Featured in show pig selection webinar is 3rd generation pig farmer and nationally recognized show pig producer and judge Ben Olson.  Dr. Thaler and Mr. Olson will help youth, leaders, advisors and parents understand what to look for when selecting a young show pig for optimal success growing and showing their pig project. The webinar will also feature helpful information for purchasing, transporting, and getting your newly purchased show pig off to a good start.

In The Swine Barn Webinar Series is a collaboration between WSU Extension and SDSU Extension, Washington Pork Producers and support from the National Pork Board. The webinar series is tailored to small acreage pig farmers in the Pacific Northwest. Larger scale producer or pig farmers from outside the area are also welcome to attend as lifelong learners. The webinars are free to attend however individuals must register to receive log-in information.

To register for future webinars, go to: https://wsu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UNVTcujJSuKeQK-OQQbIjw

Recorded Webinar: Selecting and Starting a Show Pig