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Happy Dancing Turtle in Pine River Works With County, Central Lakes College and Local Meat Producers to Create Jobs and Mobile Slaughtering Units

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Happy Dancing Turtle in Pine River is working with local and regional partners in an effort to bring a mobile slaughter unit and other meat processing infrastructure to the area.

Central Lakes College is developing a meat cutting program and apprenticeship program to fill the workforce need. The mobile slaughter unit will serve a working classroom, while
also serving producer needs.

Jim Chamberlain (Conservation Technician) and Chris Glassman - (Campus Chef) joined us to tell us more.