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Danish training farm

The last 40 years farms started to get bigger to stage viable. This means that units have to take on hired labour. Despite excellent wages and working conditions, working with pigs does not appeal to many young people, even in Denmark. Hopefully a new training initiative will help to change this.

 

 

This article can also be found in Pig Progress Volume 21 number 9. To view the article online simply click on the link below.

Pig Progress, volume 23, no.6 2007

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