WNC Spring Livestock Update
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