Tag Archives: Dairy Cattle

Animal Handling Training – August 7, 2018

ATTN: Dairy owners, managers and employees The Texas AgriLife Extension Offices in Erath, Comanche and Hamilton Counties will host a Dairy Animal Handling Training Tuesday, August 7th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Tarleton Dairy Center, 2929 N US Hwy 281, Stephenville   Presentations will be in English and Spanish. Speakers will be Dr. Hagevoort from NMSU and Armando Garcia from NMSU. Topics will include safe and appropriate dairy animal handling techniques and stockmanship skills. Lunch will be provided by Zoetis and refreshments by Dairy Max. Please RSVP by… Read More →

Spring DOPA meeting – April 9, 2015

Spring DOPA meeting April 9, 2015 10 am – 4 pm Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center 5 DOPA credits offered To register call 254-965-1460 or email erath-tx@tamu.edu Cost of program and meal covered by sponsors.

Central Texas Dairy Herdsman Shortcourse

Dairy Herdsman Shortcourse Nov. 13, 2012 10AM – 3 PM Southwest Regional Dairy Center This year the Central Texas Dairy Herdsman Short Course will focus on heifer management and be offered only in Spanish. SPEAKERS: Dr. Juan Romano, DVM, MS, Ph.D from College Station, TX, Associate Professor for the Food Animal Field Services and Large Animal Clinical Sciences at Texas A&M University Dr. Pablo Pinedo, Ph.D.  He serves as an assistant professor focusing on ruminant animal health with Texas A&M AgriLife Research in Amarillo. COST: All program cost and a catered meal… Read More →

Forage Sorghum and Corn Silage Seminar

Forage Sorghum/Corn Silage Seminar 2 hours of DOPA Credit Offered December 20, 2012 10:00 am – noon (catered lunch) Registration begins at 9:30 am Rotary Building in Dublin, TX Hosted by: AgriLife Extension in Erath, Comanche & Hamilton Counties The program “Agronomics of Forage Sorghum and Corn Silage” will be presented by Dr. Travis Miller, Professor, Associate Department Head and Extension Program Leader for Soil and Crop Sciences at Texas A&M University in College Station.  Dr. Miller’s presentation will focus on soil fertility, cropping systems and management strategies… Read More →

Holiday Classic Clinic and Prospect Show 2012

  21st Annual Holiday Classic “North” Beef, Lamb, Goat & Swine Clinic and Prospect Show November 10-11, 2012 Bell County Expo, Belton, TX – No Entry Fees – Saturday, November 10th 12:00 p.m. – All livestock in place 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. – Individual Specie Clinics One (1) set of clippers will be given away at conclusion of each session. Must be present to win! 4:30 p.m. – Beef Cattle and Goat Showmanship 6:00 p.m. – Dinner provided by Holiday Classic Sunday, November 11th 8:00 a.m. – Nondenominational Church… Read More →

Southwest Dairy Day – October 18, 2012

  Make plans to be at Southwest Regional Dairy on October 18, 2012 for Southwest Dairy Day. Hosted by Texas AgriLife Extension Service and Tarleton State University. EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS 10 am 1 DOPA Credit An emerging technology to improve air quality for dairies Dr. Saqib Mukhtar – TX AgriLife Extension Service TX dairy industry update  Mr. Darren Turley – Executive Director of the TX Association of Dairymen KEYNOTE SPEAKERS During Lunch Representative Sid Miller Senator Craig Estes BOOTH EXHIBITS Allied industry displaying their products and latest technology EDUCATIONAL… Read More →