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RIVER FALLS - The University of Wisconsin-Extension Swine Team and Wisconsin Pork Association (WPA) invite pork producers and industry to attend the 2017 Badger Swine Symposium.

This year’s event will be held Nov. 10 at the UW-River Falls Agriculture Science Building at 611 S. 3rd St., River Falls. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the program will start at 9:45 a.m. Lunch will be provided.  The program will conclude by 3 p.m. 

This year’s symposium includes the following topics:On-Farm PRRS Experiences and Upcoming Regulatory Changes; Niche Pasture Pork Panel; Pork Quality in Meat Lab; Swine Euthanasia and Student Research Presentation.

The Badger Swine Symposium is free to attend with sponsorship from the UW-Extension Swine Team; Wisconsin Pork Association, and the Pork Checkoff; as well as the animal/food science departments at UW-Madison, Platteville, and River Falls.

Those planning to attend should RSVP by Nov. 3 to Wisconsin Pork Association by calling 1-800-822-7675.  Online registration is also available at wppa.org/badgerswine/.  

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