Stocker Conference

Jan. 25 is the date, and the Chisholm Trail Pavilion at the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Enid, OK, is the setting for the Stocker Receiving Management

Jan. 25 is the date, and the Chisholm Trail Pavilion at the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Enid, OK, is the setting for the Stocker Receiving Management Conference.

Among the topics are: treating respiratory disease, vaccination needs and priorities, cost-effective health dollars, sick calf ID and treatment, receiving management priorities, treatment of joint problems on wheat stockers, BVD virus testing, and trucking's impact on stockers. Other features include: a stocker research update; presentation on low-stress handling techniques for stocker operators; and a weaning calf management session covering health implications, nutrition and management, and performance and treatment comparisons.

Registration is $25. For more info, contact Greg Highfill at 580-237-7677 or [email protected].

TAGS: Livestock