Jasper County Ag News

2019 Northeast Beef Cattle Short Course

Attached you will find information regarding the 2019 Northeast Beef Cattle Short Course . This course is excellent for beef producers in the Northeast portion of Georgia.

The Short Course will be held on Wednesday, February 13th at the UGA Livestock Instructional Arena in Athens, GA. The cost is $30, and that will cover your lunch and materials. Please register by February 4th. You can register at www.ugabeef.com/athens

We will be discussing the following topics:

Beef Cattle Market Outlook

Supplementation Strategies for Late-Winter Feeding

Forage-Based Heifer Development

Developing a Herd Health Protocol

Proper Application of Animal  Identification (Branding, Tattooing, and Ear Tagging)

Understanding Animal Disease

Understanding a Bull Breeding Soundness Exam

 

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