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Lincoln County Cattlemen Calving Clinic

February 25 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Lincoln County Cattlemen have partnered with Stockman’s Vet Clinic and University of Nebraska Extension to offer a calving workshop on February 25, at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.  There will be a social beginning at 5:00 with the program starting at 5:45.  Stockman’s Vet Clinic will be sponsoring a meal to be served at 6:45 pm.  They will have a model cow so you can feel different positions on how calves are presented at birth.  You will need to pre-register but there is no cost to attend.  Reservations can be made to Levi Fisher by email at  lfisher@equitableonline.com or 532-7200 or Randy Saner at  randy.saner@unl.edu or 532-2683.

 

-Registration and Social sponsored by Becker Family Farms / David Kennedy   5:00-5:45 p.m.

-Presentation from UNL Extension Specialists    5:45-6:45 p.m.

-Dinner Served at 6:45-  Meal sponsored by Stockmans Vet Clinic

-Presentation & Q&A with Stockmans Vet Clinic    7:15-8:30

 

Topics discussed will include:

 

*Handling Calving Difficulty with Emphasis on Decision Making

*Hows and Whys of Techniques for Providing Assistance

*Hands-on activity with the use of the dystocia model cow

Details

Date:
February 25
Time:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Lincoln County Fairgrounds
North Platte, NE United States + Google Map