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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Workshop: Little Pig’s House of Straw…

Are you interested in using pig eco-shelter bedding as an alternative fertiliser for broadacre crops or pastures? What is the nutrient content of spent pig bedding? What rates do I need to apply? How can I access the equipment to spread it on my land? Do I need to use conventional fertiliser as well? Is the application of manure-based products cost effective? Does eco-shelter bedding improve poor soils? To find out the answers to these and other questions come along to a free half day workshop on …

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Giving hope to Sydney’s most vulnerable

Christmas is over for another year. For the homeless and marginalised of Sydney, Christmas can be a time of great loneliness and despair. Now in its 22nd year, NSW pork producers, in conjunction with Australian Pork Limited and NSW Farmers, will today (18 December 2015) donate 250kg of roast pork to The Salvation Army Streetlevel Mission so that the homeless and disadvantaged do not have to go without Christmas lunch.    

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