SDSU Extension Heifer Development Webinar Series 2019

BROOKINGS, S.D. – SDSU Extension’s Fifth Annual Heifer Development Webinar Series begins March 15, 2019.

The three-part webinar series will focus on key areas of heifer development including:

  • Calving and breeding season preparation tips
  • Crossbreeding
  • Feed toxin management

“All three sessions will provide valuable information for commercial and seed stock producers to utilize when making decisions for replacement females and the mature cowherd.”

— Taylor Grussing, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist

Webinar sessions will run March 15, 21 and 28. All sessions will begin at noon CST/ 11 a.m. MST and run for one hour through Zoom online video conference software.

“These webinars can be viewed from anywhere with internet access, allowing producers to take advantage of this learning opportunity without leaving the ranch,” Grussing said.

Participants will be able to interact with presenters and ask questions during webinars by typing their questions into a chat box. The series will be recorded, allowing registrants to view presentations anytime. Sessions can be viewed more than once.

Register today

To help cover costs, registration is $15 for all three webinar sessions. To register, visit the SDSU Extension Event page and search by the March 15 start date. Registration will remain open until March 28. For more information contact Grussing by email or at 605-995-7378.

2019 webinar schedule

SESSION #1: MARCH 15, 2019

Topic: Calving and Breeding Season Preparation
Presenter: Taylor Grussing, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist

SESSION #2: MARCH 21, 2019

Topic: Capturing Heterosis with Replacement Females
Presenter: Grady Ruble, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist

SESSION #3: MARCH 28, 2019

Topic: Feed Toxin Management
Presenter: Max Hawkins, Alltech Nutritionist

To learn more about the webinar, contact Taylor Grussing, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist at 605.995.7378 or by email.

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