Fall Beef Cattle Seminar

Nov ’12
14
8:30 am

Looking for CEU’s?  The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension office is offering a one day Beef Cattle Seminar at the Ellis County Youth Expo on November 14, 2012.

3 CEU’s are available for attending this course.  Cost is $25 per person and includes lunch.  Please bring cash and pay at the door.

Schedule & Agenda:

8:30 – 9:30 am:  Registration, Coffee & Donuts

9:00 – 9:30 am:  “2011 Sure Program/FSA Updates“, Mr. Larry Eubank & Bashir Duale, Farm Service Agency

9:30 – 10:30 am: “Cow Nutritional Needs for Winter“, Dr. Doug Hawkins, Purina Mills

10:30 – 10:45am: Break

10:45 – 11:15 am: “Pasture Rangeland and Forage Rainfall Index“, Mark Arnold, Texas A&M AgriLife ExtensionService; Greg Sellers, Farm Bureau

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: “Rebuilding the Cowherd“, Dr. Steve Hammack, Extension Beef Cattle Specialist, Emeritus

12:00 – 12:45 pm: Lunch

1:00 – 1:45 pm: “Brush Control Options“, Mr. Will Halter, Extension Program Specialist, Ecosystem Science & Management, Stephenville

1:45 – 2:30 pm: “Texas Animal Health Tracebook Regulations Update“, Dr. Steve Hammack, Extension Beef Cattle Specialist

2:30 – 3:00 pm: “Livestock Theft Prevention & Brand Re-registration“, H.D. Brittian, TSCRA Special Ranger;  Johnny Brown, Ellis County Sheriff

3:00 pm:  Wrap Up, evaluation, CEU’s

Please RSVP to the extension office, 972-825-5175 before November 8, 2012.

 

 

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