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From: Patsie T Cannon <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 5:34 PM
Subject: AI Training School near Calhoun, Georgia
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ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION SCHOOL

 

THREE DAYS OF CLASS ROOM AND HANDS-ON BREEDING FOCUSING ON THE

MOST UP-TO-DATE CATTLE ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION METHODS

AT THE CALHOUN STOCKYARDS IN CALHOUN, GEORGIA

 

                        Dates:                         March 8 – 10, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

                        Classroom Work:      Calhoun, Georgia, Stockyards Indoor Sale Arena

 

                        Cow Practice:            Calhoun Stockyards holding pens

 

The ABS Global AI Management School offers students the opportunity to learn AI techniques and herd management under skilled supervision.  The curriculum includes Anatomy and Reproduction; Reproduction and Fertility; Heat Detection; Nutrition; Principles of Genetics and Sire Selection; Herd Management Success; Proper Semen Placement; and Insemination Practice.  Also, Synchronization of Beef Cattle and Planned Breeding of Dairy Heifers will be introduced.  This is a comprehensive course consisting of 24 hours of instruction: 14 hours in the classroom and 10 hours in lab working with cattle.

 

REGISTRATION FEE:  $350 for Adults and $300 for College and High School Students.  This covers the cost of supplies and practice cows used at the school.  This program is limited to 15 students in order to insure as much one-to-one help during practice as possible.  Therefore, registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. We offer a discount on the 2nd or 3rd attendee from the same family or farm operation.

 

Complete this form and return it with a check for the appropriate amount payable to:

                       

                                    Allen Southard      (678) 617-2945          OR         Chris Franklin   (706) 263-2008;  [log in to unmask]

                                    5040 Hwy. 52                                                         6472 Hwy. 2

                                    Gillsville, GA 30543                                               Dalton, GA 30721

                                               

Special note: Due to current cattle prices and limited availability of cows, we must have all forms and fees by February 28, 2013.

 


PLEASE ENROLL ME FOR THE AI MANAGEMENT SCHOOL

Calhoun GA  *  March 8 – 10, 2013

 

NAME                                                                                                                                                                       

 

ADDRESS                                                                                                                                                                

 

CITY                                                                           STATE                        ZIP                                                    

 

TELEPHONE NUMBER                                                                                                                                         

 

EMAIL ADDRESS                                                                                                                                                  

 

For those younger than 21 as of March 8, 2013:

 

AGE                                        DATE OF BIRTH                                                                                                     

 

Additional Note - You will need a change of clothes and a pair of rubber boots for the cow practice sessions.  In addition, please bring a note pad and pencil for lecture sessions.

 

All forms and fees due by February 28, 2013.

 

Allen Southard                                              Chris Franklin

5040 Hwy. 52                                                 6472 Hwy. 2

Gillsville, GA  30543                                      Dalton, GA 30721

678/617-2945                                                 706/263-2008                                 

 

 




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Ricky Wheeler
Area Animal Science Teacher
Central Region - Agricultural Education
101 North Main Street
Room 318
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401
478/595-5351 (c)