North Carolina Beef Cattle Field Day & Beef Quality Assurance Workshop
July 23, 2016 @ 8:15 am - 5:00 pm| Free
North Carolina Beef Cattle Field Day
This event is FREE and you can register on-site. Lunch is included.
Please call 919-552-9111 or 919-922-0930
Registration opens at 7:30am
EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:
• Value-added beef production through management and marketing
• Facility considerations for reducing stress and improving safety for both cattle and farmers
• Weaning management
• Grazing opportunities
• Warm season forages
• Temporary fencing techniques
• Native warm season grasses
• Genetic advancements for heat tolerance
• Mineral programs
• Fly and pest control
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Beef Quality Assurance Workshop
This is an optional session held in conjunction with the NC BEEF System Field Day. A separate registration is required and is limited to the first 40 registrants.
Register at: http://goo.gl/forms/bogN8cLE5qM8TiGO2 or call your local Extension Agent. On-site registration may be possible if workshop is not at capacity.
Registration Fee: The BQA workshop session is FREE. However, if you would like “BQA Certification”, the certification fee will be $15.00 for members, or $40.00 for non-members of the NC Cattlemen’s Association (includes one year NCCA membership).
Topics include: BQA Program Update and Update on Anaplasmosis and Bovine Leucosis Virus in Eastern NC