Whether you are well seasoned or new to calving cows, this workshop will provide you with tips, tools and hands-on activities to be better prepared for the upcoming calving season.
Speakers Gerald Stokka, NDSU Extension veterinarian; Rachel Wald, NDSU Extension agent, McHenry County, and Brummund will cover topics including what equipment and supplies to have on hand for calving, how to recognize signs of labor in the cow, stages of calving, normal delivery expectations, identifying calving problems, assisting births, dealing with abnormal births, new calf management, colostrum needs, tube feeding procedures and signs of calf stress and health.
The meeting is free to attend, but registration is requested. Register online or call 701-857-6444.
Questions may be directed to Paige Brummund at 701-857-6444 or Rachel Wald at 701-537-5405.
Requests for accommodations related to disability should be made to the event contact person at least two weeks in advance of the event.