Join Jim Bauer as he speaks to the pros and cons of calving at different times of the year, nutrition and energy requirements for different times of the year, and healthy environments for calving – grass versus in the corrals.
The afternoon will also feature Dr. Benjamin Baird of Country Vets Ltd. on common calving problems—what you can handle and what should be taken in to a vet.
12:30 p.m. Coffee & Registration
1:00 p.m. Jim Bauer – the pros and cons of calving at different times of the year, nutrition and energy requirements, healthy environments for calving, calving on grass versus a corral system
2:00 p.m. Question and Discussion Period
2:30 p.m. Coffee Break
3:00 p.m. Dr. Benjamin Baird of Country Vets Ltd. – common calving problems, how to deal with them; when you can handle something on your own and when it should be taken to a vet
4:00 p.m. Question and Discussion Period
4:30 p.m. Dismissal
For more about Jim Bauer: http://www.albertabeef.ca/content/it%E2%80%99s-all-about-grass
Register here through Eventbrite or call Rachel at 403-700-7406 for registration assistance.
Event sponsored by the Foothills Forage Association and the M.D. of Pincher Creek
In Partnership with Country Vets Ltd. and Jim Bauer