|Farm & Food Care Ontario will be hosting Livestock Emergency Response Training Days on September 26, 2017 in Listowel.
Livestock Handling Specialist Jennifer Woods, of J. Woods Livestock Services, will present an informative and interactive course along with Farm & Food Care Ontario for frontline response and rescue teams to learn how to properly handle livestock in emergency situations.
This course will cover decision making for accidents involving livestock, trailer design and extrication, animal behaviour; means to calm, rescue, capture and temporarily confine animals, laws, euthanasia protocols and how to develop response teams.
For more information, please refer to http://www.farmfoodcareon.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Livestock-emergency-response-course.pdf or call (519) 837-1326.