WNC Spring Livestock Update

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Spring Livestock Update Agenda

Spring Livestock Update Agenda

This event is free. To register, please visit the Eventbrite registration page.

June 4, 2021, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WNC Regional Livestock Center
Stock Drive, Canton, NC


10:30–11 a.m. Small Ruminant Producer Registration

11 a.m.–noon Small Ruminant Workshop – Dr. Andrew Weaver, Small Ruminant Extension Specialist, NC State University

Noon–1 p.m. Lunch & Cattle producer registration

12:30–1 p.m. Livestock Center Update – Dr. Steven Matthews – Center Operator

1:30–2 p.m. Visit Sponsors, Fellowship

2– 2:40 p.m. What Would I Give for this Calf? – Dr. Steven Matthews

2:40–3:10 p.m. Cattle Handling Using Flight Zones – Steve Duckett, Buncombe Co. Extension Director, Noah Henson, Buncombe/Henderson Co. Livestock Agent

3:10–3:20 p.m. Break

3:20–3:50 p.m. Safe Handling & Proper Technique for Vaccinating Cattle – Jeff Bradley, Rutherford Co. Extension Director, Addison Brandley, Transylvania Co. Livestock Agent

3:50–4 p.m. Closing Comments & Adjourn

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