EVENT: Integrated Approach for Managing Diseases and Parasites in Small Ruminants
DATE & TIME: 8AM to 4:30 PM, July 26, 2017
WHERE: 102 Mary Starke Harper Hall & CAENS Research and Demonstration Facility, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL 36088
The purpose of this training session is to educate small ruminant producers and Extension professionals on the prevalent disease and parasite challenges that jeopardize small ruminant health and performance as well as human health, and an integrated approach to prevent these problems. Moreover, various treatment strategies will be discussed and demonstrated. Hands-on activities will include general health inspection, use of FAMACHA card, condition score, hoof inspection and trimming, taking temperature, medication (injections, drenching, topical), and fecal sample collection and examination. More information about the event is presented in the Program Flyer and Agenda.
Preregistration by July 14 is required to participate in this event with the required payment ($25.00 if pre-registered by July 14; $30.00 after July 14, 2017) for management purpose. One can register online and mail the check to the given address, or send both the registration form and check to the designated address given in the Registration Form. Please register quickly and secure your seat on time. Seats are limited to 30 participants. Working breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks will be provided.