Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County is pleased to offer a hoof trimming workshop scheduled for Thursday, January 10th, 2013.
Topics to be addressed during the workshop include: a review of hoof anatomy, recognizing lame cows earlier, as well as an introduction to basic trimming techniques. Participants will have an opportunity to practice the techniques demonstrated following the class room portion with all necessary equipment being provided.
Information on the NY State Cattle Health Assurance Program (NYSCHAP) Animal Welfare Module will also be discussed.
The workshop will take place at Vaill Brothers Farm located on Rt. 26 in Vernon. Instruction will start promptly at 10:00 AM and conclude by 2:00 PM.
Class size is limited to 15 participants.
The cost to attend is $40.00 and includes lunch.
Registration is required and accessible through our new online event registration link included below.
Reservations are due by Monday, January 7th, 2013.
Please call 736-3394 ext. 132 for further details or for assistance in making reservations.
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