Emergency Livestock Response Training Day

Producers and Ag Businesses participate in Emergency Livestock Response Training

On July 19, 2008 a Livestock Emergency Response Training program was presented by Jennifer Woods to a group of interested responders at Excel Co-op. Indiana Packers, Tyson Foods, JBS United, TDM Hog Slat and Excel Co-op sponsored the training for about 30 people. Fire Dept.,  Police Dept., truckers and swine management personnel developed response protocol and procedures.

Items covered were: Behavior and handling, responding to livehaul incidents, recognizing injury and euthanasia, chain of command, public relations, security and what to have in the rescue unit. Lunch was provided by the Carroll County Ag. Association.


July 31, 2008 07:00 am | Committees and Education

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