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BPEX Organises 'Walk the Line' Abattoir Visit

by 5m Editor
23 August 2011, at 8:46am

UK - Pig producers will have the chance to visit an abattoir to experience the post-farmgate process from lairage to final packed product, when Vion’s Malton abattoir opens its doors on 14 September 2011.

The day – organised by BPEX – will also include:

  • the importance of understanding your abattoir contract
  • a vet talking about the British Pig Health Scheme and showing examples of poor health on the line
  • a talk about Salmonella by the BPEX health team.

The day starts at 10am and will finish at approximately 2pm. To register, email Lis or call 07891 656 784 . Places are limited and registration is on a first-comes-first-served basis.