Tuesday, August 5 2014 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Spring Hope Dairy
2850 County Road 4, Clifton Springs, NY 14432
Mark your calendar to attend the Low Stress Cattle Handling Clinic on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Spring Hope Dairy in Clifton Springs, NY. This innovative program uses live cow and calf handling demonstrations to inform dairy producers about the importance and benefits of proper cattle handling throughout each lifecycle. Creating and managing movement is the key to effective dairy cattle handling and plays a critical role in both cattle well-being and worker safety.
Led by talented presenter and renowned stockmanship instructor, Curt Pate, this special event focuses on handling methods to improve dairy cattle movement through all parts of the dairy facility. From freestall to parlor, bedded pack and maternity pens, to loading and hauling, special emphasis will be placed on effective cattle handling to improve cow comfort and productivity.
Registration will be at 10:00 am and the program will run 10:30-12:30. The event will take place at the Spring Hope Dairy, 2850 County Road 4, Clifton Springs, NY.