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.
Calving program - calving assistance, assessment of calving situation, delivery and immediate calf care.
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 email@example.com
To Register: Linda Risewick, (585)343-3040 ext. 138
$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.)