Cattle short course

first_imgUniversity of GeorgiaThe 2005 Southeast Georgia Beef Cattle Short Course will be Aug.25 at the Canoochee Forage Bull Development Center betweenClaxton and Glennville, Ga.The course will begin outside with a live animal evaluation andultrasound demonstrations. University of Georgia faculty memberswill also address body condition scoring in the field andadjusting cattle rations.Later indoor sessions will focus NAIS (the National AnimalIdentification System) and record-keeping, forages, cattlemarketing and farm programs. Associate State Veterinarian Dr.Carter Black will provide an update on agrosecurity andagroterrorism issues and concerns.Lunch will be provided, and a $5 fee covers all other costs.Preregister by Aug. 18 to enable sponsors to provide enough lunchfor everybody. The Canoochee Center is 8 miles south of Claxtonand 7 miles north of Glennville on the east side of U.S. Highway301.Get registration forms at your UGA Cooperative Extension countyoffice or on the Web at Or call(912-681-5639) or e-mail ([email protected]) UGAExtension animal scientist Tim Wilson.last_img


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