March 25, 2018
UW-River Falls to Host Bull Buying Seminar for St. Croix Valley Bull Test on April 7.
The University of Wisconsin -River Falls (UWRF), St. Croix Valley Bull Test, and UWRF Beef Management Team will be hosting a bull buying seminar and an opportunity to view sale bulls on Saturday, April 7, 2018. The open house will allow producers to preview the bulls for sale as well as provide an educational program addressing topics related to making herd management decisions.
The educational program will start at 11 am with presentations including “Trace Mineral Functions and the use of Timed Injection of Multimin 90 to Improve Reproduction and Immunity” and Dr. Gary Onan, UWRF, will present on factors impacting the value of the bulls and an overview of EPD’s. In addition to the program, consigners of the bull test will also be available for questions and the sale bulls will be available to view.
The program is free to attend, and the UW-River Falls Student Beef Management Team will be providing a beef lunch. The program will be held at the UWRF Dairy Cattle Learning Center, Mann Valley Farm located 129 South Glover Road, River Falls, Wi. For more information about and bulls and program visit http://www.scvbt.com