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Calving Workshop – Southern Maryland
January 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
The University of Maryland Department of Animal and Avian Sciences together with University of Maryland Extension will be holding a comprehensive calving workshop in Southern Maryland on January 9th for all interested cattle producers.
The goal of this workshop will be to cover all areas of calving including, prepping for farm for the upcoming calving season, common calving management techniques, as well as strategies for handling issues that may come up.
Registration is required: $20 per farm – Fee includes all educational materials and a free gift – Calf Tubing Feeder and Calf Straps (one per farm).
To register online, please visit their Eventbrite page: https://umd-calving.eventbrite.com.
9:00-9:10am: Welcome and Introductions
9:10am-9:30am: Tips for Getting Your Operation Ready for Calving
9:30-10:00am: Common Management Techniques for a Successful Calving Season
10:00-10:20am: When Things Go Wrong
10:20-10:50am: Hands-on Practice with Calving Aids
10:50-11:00am: Questions and Wrap-up
For any questions, concerns, or to register offline, please contact Racheal Slattery: firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-405-1392