Morning Ag Clips advances UMaine Extension Pork 101 workshop

Morning Ag Clips advanced a University of Maine Cooperative Extension workshop, “Pork 101,” from 11 a.m.—2 p.m. March 22 at the UMaine Extension Piscataquis County office in Dover-Foxcroft. The workshop will be a beginner’s introduction to raising pigs, including when and where to buy pigs, and how to house, feed and keep them healthy. The program, led by Extension livestock specialist Colt Knight, also will include a taste-testing of fresh, brined and smoked bacon. The cost is $10, and includes program materials and a light lunch. Registration is required online. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Anette Moulton, 564.3301;