Calving Management Workshops in Gainesville and Okeechobee, Florida

Calving Management Workshops in Gainesville and Okeechobee, Florida

Dr. Ricardo Chebel, UF College of Veterinary Medicine Dairy Health Extension Specialist, will be presenting classroom information and hands-on practice on dairy calving management. He will be covering risk factors for dystocia, process of normal calving, stages of calving, strategies to correct dystocia. Classroom sessions will be available separately in English and Spanish. Both sessions will combine for lunch and hands-on practice. The English classroom session will begin at 9am, and the Spanish classroom session will begin at 1:30pm.  Lunch and hands-on practice for both sessions starts at 11am.  Registration will be $15 per person.  There will be a maximum of 20 students allowed for each workshop on a first come, first serve basis.  Pre-registration is encouraged. Registration forms are attached.

 

Wednesday, August 16, 2017.  Gainesville workshop. 2250 Shealy Drive (UF Department of Animal Sciences)

 

Thursday, August 17, 2017. Okeechobee workshop. 458 US Hwy 98 N (Okeechobee Extension Office)

 

For More information Contacts Below:

Gainesville: Contact Mary Sowerby (386-362-2771) meso@ufl.edu

Okeechobee: Contact Colleen Larson (863)763-6469 cclarson@ufl.edu