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From: Patsie T Cannon <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 9:54 AM
Subject: AI Training School
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ABS Global has scheduled an Artificial Insemination (AI) Training School for September 23 25 in Roanoke, Alabama (approx. 25 miles northwest of Lagrange, Georgia).

The class will be three days long; it will include approximately one-half day of classroom work and one-half day of practical breeding each day. The curriculum includes Anatomy and Physiology of the Reproductive System, Heat Detection, Body Condition Scoring, Herd Management for Successful AI, and Principles of Heat Synchronization, plus other important topics.

The cost is $325 per person. This will cover all supplies, materials, and the cows used for practice. In addition, a take-home manual will be provided. Special semen, supplies, and tank discounts will be available to all who complete the school.

Mail check to Steve Valente, 3650 Lee Road 379, Smiths, AL 36877 (email - [log in to unmask]). Be sure to include name, address, phone numbers, and email address.

For hotel information and directions, visit

Patsie T. Cannon

Program Coordinator III

Extension Animal Science

The University of Georgia

PO Box 748

Rm. 143, Bldg. 4607

115 Coastal Way

Tifton, GA 31793


229/391-2517 (Fax)

Ricky Wheeler
Area Animal Science Teacher
Central Region - Agricultural Education
711 Kite Road
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401
478/289-2549 (o)
478/595-5351 (c)