February 6 – 7, 2018

Registration - $100
Registration deadline is midnight, January 30, 2018. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

Hansen Agricultural Student Learning Center
2508 Mortensen Road, Ames, Iowa 50011 | Google map

Topics and agenda

  • body condition scoring
  • ration balancing formulation
  • proper semen handling demonstration
  • antibiotic usage in cowherd
  • troubleshooting dystocia issues
  • planning for calf size
  • newborn calf processing
  • calf health and management
  • exploring alternatives in the cowherd
  • record keeping
  • BQA certification

Instructors

 

Program contacts

 

Erika Lundy
Extension program specialist, Iowa Beef Center
(515) 294-9881
ellundy@iastate.edu

Registration

Register online
Print a registration form.
Register by mail

Registrations are not accepted by phone. Please use the link above to register using a credit card or mail a completed registration form with check payment.

Cost:
$100
Registration includes course notebook, handouts, and meals listed on the course program.

Deadlines:
Registrations must be received by midnight, January 30, 2018. Pre-registration is required to attend this course.

Cancellation:
Cancellations requesting a refund must be received prior to midnight, January 30, 2018. To cancel your registration please call (515) 294-6429 or email anr@iastate.edu. A refund will be issued within 7 days.

Dates and times:
Registration check-in begins at noon on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. The program begins at 12:30 pm. The course will adjourn at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

Location:
Hansen Agricultural Student Learning Center
2508 Mortensen Road, Ames, Iowa 50011


Parking:
Free parking is available at the Hansen Center.

Lodging:
Lodging is the responsibility of the student and not included in registration fees. There are many facilities in Ames and numerous within an easy drive of the Hansen Center.

For a complete listing of area hotels and information on each, please visit the Ames Convention and Visitor's Bureau lodging page.

Confirmation:
Registration receipts are sent via email. Please provide a valid email address when registering.

For assistance with registration, receipts, cancellation or questions on the status of your registration contact Program Services at (515) 294-6429 or anr@iastate.edu.