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Butchery & Meat Processing Workshop

Butchery & Meat Processing Workshop

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  • Sat 17 Sep ’16, 9:00am


Koanga Institute, 96 Kotare Rd, Wairoa



17th - 19th September, 2016

A practical workshop to learn home butchering and processing skills for small animals; poultry, goats, pigs and sheep.

As meat production and processing has become increasingly industrialised, for some people home killing and butchering becomes an important part of safeguarding ones diet. This is a basic course to support you in this. The purpose of this workshop is to demonstrate respectful, effective and efficient ways to kill and process animals, with simple technology, in preparation for inclusion in your family’s diet with a particular focus on using the whole animal.

Major Butchery Topics Covered:

- Outlining issues of hygiene, diseases, and regulations
- Understanding tools to use, maintenance and sharpening
- General principles of killing
- Killing, skinning and dressing sheep and goats
- Killing and dressing a pig
- Killing, plucking and dressing poultry
- Maximising use of offal
- Cutting and preparing meat

Meat Processing Topics Covered:

- Salting
- Smoking
- Bacon
- Sausages
- Salami
- Pate

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