Master Cattlemen 101

A short course designed for the benefit of new & beginning farmers who are interested in learning the basics of cattle production.

The cost to attend this five meeting course is $40 per person or $50 per couple (youth may attend at no cost). Attendees will receive a copy of the "Alabama Beef Cattle Producers Guide ($25 value), a copy of "The Beef Cattle Pocket Guide," a notebook containing relevant "Timely Information" sheets and Extension publications, as well as, a certificate of completion. In order to ensure adequate materials are available for everyone, pre-registration before Tuesday, September 23rd is REQUIRED.

Class 1 of 5: Basics of Cattle Production in the Tennessee Valley

Tuesday, Sep. 30th, 6:30pm

North Alabama Agriplex Heritage Center, 1714 Talley Ho Street, Cullman, AL, 35055

Cullman, AL

The speaker for this class will be Gerry Thompson, Regional Extension Agent for Animal Science & Forages

Soft drinks and light snacks will be provided each night.

Master Cattlemen 101 Short Course

Tuesday, September 30: "Basics of Cattle Production in the Tennessee Valley"
Tuesday, October 7: "Fundamentals of Herd Health"
Tuesday, October 14: "Cattle Handling/Beef Quality Assurance (BQA)"
Tuesday, October 21: "Beef Cattle Nutrition"
Tuesday, October 28: "Forage Production in the Tennessee Valley"