Proper pig handling techniques can minimize the stress on both the pigs and the handlers. Smart Pig Handling provides training to new stockpersons on how to safely and effectively handle pigs while minimizing stress on both themselves and their animals.
The development of this video was supported by Alberta Pork, Sask Pork, Ontario Pork and EPQ. It was also supported by Growing Forward 2, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative, and the Government of Alberta. This project’s main support came from the FCC Ag Safety Fund administered by the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association with funding from Farm Credit Canada.