1501, 2019

Ruminant Fertility and Helpful Programs for Small Producers

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From the organizers:

The AMRV-RC&D and Alabama A&M University Extension will hold a program for small farmers on managing small ruminants with an emphasis on fertility. In addition USDA-NRCS and Rural Development representatives will discuss programs that are beneficial to producers. AMRV-RC&D representative will provide information on Free Energy Assessments for farms and small rural businesses.

6PM […]

1702, 2017

National Goat Conference

By |February 17th, 2017||Comments Off on National Goat Conference

Hosted at Tuskegee University in conjunction with the 125th Annual Farmers Conference.

From the National Goat Conference website:

Who Should Attend this Conference? Producers (beginners and advanced), students, agricultural professionals, supportive organizations and other interested parties.

Conference Topics: Herd health management, nutrition and pasture management, reproduction , biotechnology & marketing and processing and genetics and breeding.

More information here.

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2407, 2015

8th Annual Small Ruminant Conference

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Alabama Extension’s Urban Affairs and New Nontraditional Program at Alabama A&M University (AAMU) and the Department of Agricultural Sciences at Tennessee State University (TSU) will present “Goat Production: the Basics” as the focus topic of the 8th Annual Small Ruminant Conference.

The conference will be held at Lakepoint Resort State Park in Eufaula, Alabama.

Dr. Maria Leite-Browning, an Extension animal […]