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Washington County ISU Extension and Outreach 
2223 250th St.
Washington, IA 52353

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Andy Miller 
Washington County Extension 

Women Managing Swine

November 6, 13, 20, & 26 | 6:00-9:00 PM 

Brought to you by: Washington County Extension and the Washington County Women in Ag Advisory Board

Women Managing Swine is a multi-session workshop series designed for women who work in the swine industry or are interested in learning more about swine production.

Topics to be covered: Overview of swine production in Iowa, swine nutrition, health and safety around swine production, ventilation and building maintenance, manure management and more!

Cost: $50 (will include a light supper served at 5:30 PM before each session). For more information, please contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811 or email Andy Miller at andrewm4@iastate.edu

  • Locations: 
    • Session 1: Nov. 6 @ the Southeast Iowa Research and Demonstration Farm 
      • Quick overview of swine production, Biosecurity (with trailer), Health and Safety (animals and caretakers) 
    • Session 2: Nov. 13 @ Brenneman Pork
      • General swine production and nutrition
    • Session 3: Nov. 20 @ the Southeast Iowa Research and Demonstration Farm
      • Ventilation (trailer) and Manure (include comments on the agronomy side, value, MMP, pumping, soil temps)
    • Session 4: Nov. 27 @ Washington County Extension Office
      • Building maintenance, ROI on new building, legal aspects (siting a new building, smell, contracts)