2019 Ohio Beef Cattle School

Feb 5, 2019 (All day)
Webinar or in Adams, Auglaize, Coshocton and Shelby Counties
John Grimes

The School will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 starting at 7:00 p.m. 

This year's topic is "Winter Management of the Cow Herd to Insure a Productive 2019"

  • Analyzing the Current Situation: What is the quality and quantity of your hay supply and what is the body condition of your herd?
    Speakers: The OSU Extension Beef Team
  • Nutritional requirements of the beef female for optimal performance from the last trimester through breeding season.
    Speaker: Dr. Steve Boyles, OSU Extension Beef Specialist, OSU Department of Animal Sciences
  • Impacts of nutrition on heifer development and conception rates of heifers.  Impacts of nutrition on days to return to estrus and conception rates of lactating females.
    Speaker: Dr. Alvaro Garcia Guerra, Assistant Professor, OSU Department of Animal Sciences
  • Managing calf health born into stressful situations: Weak calves, importance of amount and timing of colostrum intake, colostrum replacers or supplements, suggested newborn treatments and vaccinations, etc.
    Speaker: Justin Kieffer, Clinical Veterinarian, Professional Practice, Assistant Professor, OSU Department of Animal Sciences

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