Calving and Neonatal Care Training

Calving and Neonatal Care Training

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Cornell CALS PRO-DAIRY Calving and Neonatal Calf Care Training

  • Friday, October 26, 2018, 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Friday, November 9, 2018, 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

The Calving and Neonatal Calf Care Training is an educational program for farmers, employees and agri-service people who work directly with dairy cows and calves. It will cover the physiology of calving, best practices for calving interventions, and calf care immediately after delivery and in the crucial days afterward. It is a two-day program held two weeks apart and will be held on-farm with a combination of presentations, demonstrations, farm walk-through's and discussion. Each day runs from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Participants can sign up for both or just one day. Registration is $75 for both days, or $40 for one day. This program is eligible for FSA Borrower Credits.

Day 1:

Calving program - calving assistance, assessment of calving situation, delivery and immediate calf care.

Day 2:

Initial calf care considerations, medication and supplementation, key points in sanitation, communication and employee training, physical examination on the calf.

For more information, contact Libby Eiholzer at 607.793.4847 or geg24@cornell.edu

To Register: Linda Risewick, (585)343-3040 ext. 138

Fee

$75.00 per person for both classes (additional attendee $75.00 ea.) or $40.00 per person for one day only (additional attendee $40.00 ea.)

Learn More

https://nwnyteam.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=740