PIG SHOWING MASTERCLASS: 19th FEB 2012

Another Workshop by the Wales & Border Counties Pig Breeders Association
Led by Chris Impey
(Breeder & producer of ‘Pig of the Year’ 2008)

Date: Sunday 19th February 2012
Venue: Greenmeadow Community Farm, Cwmbran NP44 5AJ
Timetable:
10.30am Registration & coffee
11.00am What class? Pre-planning, suitability
11.40am Practical session – conformation, size, age, good pig / bad pig, judging
1.00pm Lunch
1.45pm Preparation – the pig, yourself, transport, licences, isolation unit, health status
2.30pm Practical session – the ring, the judge, etiquette, rosettes, showing (have a go!).  Your pen display
3.15pm Question time
3.30pm End of day
COST:
W&BCPBA MEMBERS – £5 PER ATTENDEE
NON–MEMBERS – £20 (includes free Association membership for a year)
Tea/coffee + biscuits provided through the day, but not lunch. Use the excellent cafe at Community Farm (order hot food on arrival – about £5 / head), or bring a picnic.
Places are limited, early booking advised: e-mail Andy Zambanini at andy.zambanini@btconnect.com or telephone 07944 611053
This is a hands-on event at a farm, please bring suitable CLEAN overalls and footwear.
This specialist Workshop is supported by Farming Connect

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