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Teaching Pork Production in Schools

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This video shows how resource material developed Australian Pork Limited helps teachers and students in primary and junior secondary schools explore new and existing methods and technologies involved on Australian pig farms to house, produce pigs, manage resources sustainably and adapt to changes in animal welfare standards, temperature, extreme events, rainfall and its distribution. Students are given an insight into ways farmers care for their animals and are designing housing systems using a variety of housing regimes, designed with improving yields, environmental stewardship principles and animal welfare standards in mind.
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