Beef Cattle 101

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For anyone interested in starting a cattle operation or newer cattle producers looking to gain more information on beef cattle management.

Dates:  November 14 and 21, 2019, 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Farm Visit:  November 23, 2019, at 9 a.m.

Location:  O.P. Owens Ag Center  455 Caton Road Lumberton, NC

Topics covered include:  basic terminology, forage management, nutritional requirements, reproduction, and health management. A farm visit will also be taken to discuss management topics covered in class.

Cost:  $25 fee (covers class and take-home materials) and additional farm members cost $10. Fee must be paid by check or money order only, made payable to N.C. Cooperative Extension of Robeson County.

Registration deadline is November 7, 2019. Please contact Anthony Growe, Richmond County Livestock Agent, at 910-997-8255.

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