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SDSU Extension will Host Cattle AI School June 26, 27 and 28 Near Philip

June 26 @ 12:30 pm - June 28 @ 5:00 pm

$400

BROOKINGS, S.D. – SDSU Extension will host a three-day artificial insemination (AI) school beginning 12:30 p.m. (MST) June 26, 2017 at SDSU Cottonwood Livestock and Range Field Station, near Philip (23738 Fairview Rd.).

 

This event is limited to 20 participants. To reserve a spot, call the SDSU Extension Regional Center in Lemmon at 605-374-4177.

 

To cover costs, the registration fee is $400. The fee covers the cost of educational materials, supplies, facility and cow use.

 

This first day consists of classroom training pertaining to AI techniques, reproductive-tract anatomy, heat detection, AI equipment and semen handling.

 

Morning sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday will focus on hands-on AI practice techniques. Afternoon classroom topics will include bull selection, EPD, heat synchronization, herd management and nutrition. The clinic ends at approximately 3:30 p.m. on June 28.

 

For more information or to register for the school at Cottonwood contact Robin Salverson, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist at 605-374-4177 or  robin.salverson@sdstate.edu.

 

The AI School hosted at Mitchell, on July 24, 25 and 26 is full.  If you are interested in joining the waiting list, please contact Taylor Grussing, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist at 605-995-7378 or taylor.grussing@sdstate.edu

 

Details

Start:
June 26 @ 12:30 pm
End:
June 28 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$400

Venue

SDSU Cottonwood Livestock and Range Field Station
23738 Fairview Rd
Philip, SD 57567 United States
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