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Developing Your Replacement Heifers

February 22nd, 2019 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

 Registration fee: $25, includes lunch. Register online at https://www.noble.org/events/developing-your-replacement-heifers/

What You Will Learn:

  • How to select heifers at weaning using multiple traits (phenotypic and genotypic).

  • The basic nutritional requirements for heifer development.

  • The proper tools for a successful breeding season.

  • How and when to determine pregnancy.

  • How to market heifers that are not retained.

  • The nutritional needs of a first-calf heifer.

How You Will Learn:

  • Classroom discussion

  • Hands-on demonstration

  • Question and answer

Who Should Attend:

  • Producers interested in strategies for improving replacement heifers’ longevity in the herd through proper development

What You Should Bring:

  • Weather-appropriate outdoor attire
Noble Research Institute Oswalt Ranch

18414 Dixon Road, Marietta, OK 73448 Get Directions