Tailor-made courses to suit farming

Short, Wendy
March 2007
Farmers Weekly;3/30/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 13, p48
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the staff training and career development courses developed by Agskills, a group of pig farmers in England. Members pay an annual fee according to sow numbers, plus an extra charge for each course attended. All new staff within the group are given an induction day, followed by a variety of courses such as gilt management, disease identification, health and safety procedures and farrowing house management.


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