North Mankato, Minnesota - There are still seats open in the fall Nursery Finish Management course, taught completely online from August 25th through December 17th.
This course covers the requirements of the growing and finishing phases of swine to maximize production and efficiency. An overview of the technical and theoretical aspects of nursery, grower and finishing stages will be covered in this course. Production efficiency will be emphasized, as well as the humane treatment of animals. The discussion of social stress, nutritional stress and housing requirements will be included as well. The course will also cover scheduling of facilities, animal marketing, environmental considerations, animal observations and proper animal husbandry skills.
To register for the Nursery Finish Management Course, please visit South Central College's registration page.