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    Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019

    Adding Value Through Selection (Session 2 of 2)

    When:  Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    800 S. Marshall St., Marshfield MO map...

    Description:

    To provide beef producers with practical tools to use when selecting a herd sire. The webinar will provide information on using genomic enhanced EPD's, so producers can select for improvement and change. The on farm sites will allow producers to learn what visual traits are are important when selecting herd sires and replacement females. They will also be able to apply what they learn from the Webinar with Dr. Decker. Attendees will practice selecting a herd sire, first only on visual appraisal, then using genetic information, attendees will be given a scenario in which to make the selection decision. The main goal is for producers to make their own selection decision using all available information that meets their objectives, to be able to produce predictable profitable cattle. Producers can view the Webinar at the Webster Co. MU Extension building or anywhere internet access is available. Attendees can choose to attend one or both farm sites, lunch will be served at the second farm visit of the day at Worthington Angus in Dadeville MO.

    Registration:

    Registration can be done through the Webster County MU Extension Center by calling (417) 859-2044 or by stopping by the center at 800 S. Marshall Street, Marshfield MO. 65706. Registration can also be done online at University of Missouri Extension Webster County homepage http://extension.missouri.edu/webster/ more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/21/2019

    Cost:

    $10.00
    Fees will be used to provide lunch and handouts.

    Facilitator:

    Kyle Whittaker, kyle.whittaker@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Webster County
    phone: 417-859-2044




    Beef Cattle Artificial Insemination School

    When:  Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, 5 p.m. to Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, 6 p.m.

    Where:  
    5124 Goller Road, Jefferson City MO map...

    Description:

    Classroom and hands-on practice of beef cattle insemination and methodology. Learn about synchronization techniques and basic reproductive anatomy.
    Dinner on Friday and lunch on Saturday provided as well as refreshments. Please bring your own 'barn' clothes and rubber boots. All other material and equipment will be provided during practice.
    Friday, October 25th from 5-9 pm and Saturday, October 26 from 8 am-4 pm at the Alan T Busby Farm, 5124 Goller Rd, Jefferson City, MO 65109
    This event in partnership with: Lincoln University

    Registration:

    $315 per person, due with registration. ($100 of the fee is nonrefundable after October 1st).
    Space is limited and a minimum of 7 participants is required.  more...

    Registration
    deadline:

    10/18/2019

    Cost:

    $315.00

    Facilitator:

    Anita Ellis, snella@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Callaway County
    phone: 573-642-0755