[CANCELED] Beef Cattle Pregnancy and Calving Workshop

Sat, 04/18/2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Overlook Farm
307 Windy Row
Peterborough, NH 03458

Update

Due to the public health concern caused by the COVID-19 virus, the partners and hosts of this event made the decision to cancel this event. The health and safety of our staff and the many members of our New Hampshire communities that participate in our programs is most important. We appreciate your understanding and patience during this uncertain time.

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About the Event

As we enter the calving season this year, come learn some pointers on how to care for the pregnant beef cow/heifer and how to prepare for calving. 

Topics to be discussed will include:

  • Methods of determining pregnancy
  • Care of the close-up cow
  • The birthing process – when to intervene and how
  • Care of the newborn calf

Speaker will be Dr. Nathan Harvey, Assistant State Veterinarian for the New Hampshire Department of Agriculture Markets and Food. This workshop will take place outside, please dress accordingly.

This workshop is in partnership with the New Hampshire Beef Producers Association. For questions and/or special accommodations, please contact Elaina Enzien at elaina.enzien@unh.edu prior to the event start date.

Following the workshop, there will be a New Hampshire Beef Producers Association meeting from 4 pm-6 pm.

Cost

$10 per farm at the door

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