Monday, July 6, 2015

Upcoming CEU program - 3 CEUs (1.5 IPM & 1.5 L&R)

Beef Cattle Management Series
Elgin VFW Hall
 118 Old Sayers Road, Elgin, Texas
July 30, 2015

8:00 - 8:30 a.m.      Registration

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.     Pesticide Laws & Regulations Update- Jody Stelzig, TDA Inspector

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.   Trailer Laws Update & Safety

10:15 – 11 a.m.      What’s on the Horizon for the Cattle Industry? Dr. Rick Machen, Extension Livestock Specialist

11:00 - Noon           Beef Cattle Health Issues- Dr. Gary Warner, Elgin Vet. Hospital

Noon – 12:45 p.m.            Lunch (RSVP and pay by July 22 to ensure an accurate meal count)

12:45 – 1:30 p.m.  Panel Discussion on cattle health issues, feed prices & market outlook

Registration is $25 per person if paid by July 22 to the Bastrop County Extension Office at 901 Pecan Street in Bastrop or the Travis County Extension Office at 1600B Smith Road in Austin.  Late registration onsite is $30.  Make checks or money orders payable to the Bastrop Ag. Fund (no cash will be accepted).   This program is co-sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Bastrop & Travis Counties.  Three hours of CEU credits  (1.5 hour in Laws & Regulations and 1.5 hours in IPM) will be offered to commercial, non-commercial and private pesticide applicators.  

Person with disabilities who plan to attend meetings or functions who may need auxiliary aids or services are requested to contact the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Bastrop County at (512) 581-7186 two days prior to the event so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  Educational programs of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, religion, disability, age or national origin.  The Texas A&M University System, U. S. Department of Agriculture and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating.