Cowchip - July 17, 2019

Andrew Granger  |  7/29/2019 4:59:11 PM

Dates to Remember:

August

19 Deadline for Master Cattleman Registration

Master Cattleman Registration Form 2019 docx

Master Cattleman Registration Form 2019 pdf

September

1 Deadline for Payment of Ryegrass Balance


Master Cattleman

We will be offering the Master Cattleman Course again this year.It is a series of 10 classes that will be offered starting August 19 and will conclude October 28.It will be every Monday evening during this time except for Labor Day.Each class will last about three hours, starting at 6:00 p.m.A meal will be served at each meeting.The cost is $125.00 per person to cover meals, teaching materials and a metallic sign for all graduates.

Subjects included in the course are:

  • Animal Handling- Herd Health
  • Nutrition- Reproduction
  • Animal Breeding and Selection- Pasture Management I and II
  • Financial Management- Record Keeping and Marketing
  • End Product- Beef Quality Assurance (BQA)
  • Optional – Completion of Master Farmer Phase I (Environmental Stewardship)

If you are interested in this course please fill out the enclosed form and return it along with a check made payable to the Vermilion Parish Cattlemen’s Association by August 10th to Stan Dutile, Master Cattleman Program, 1010 Lafayette St., Suite 325, Lafayette, LA 70501.


Sincerely,

Andrew Granger
County Agent
Vermilion Parish


It is the policy of the Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service that no person shall be subjected to discrimination on the grounds of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, or disability.


Louisiana (Acadiana) Master Cattleman Program


2019 Master Cattleman Program Registration Form: DOC or PDF

1) Completion of the following three hour lectures:

  • Animal Handling-Herd Health
  • Nutrition-Reproduction
  • Animal Breeding & Selection-Pasture Management I and II
  • Financial Management-Record Keeping & Marketing
  • End Product-Beef Quality Assurance (BQA)

2) Optional – Completion of Master Farmer Phase I (Environmental Stewardship)

The cost of Master Cattleman certification is $125.00.Please make checks payable to: Vermilion Parish Cattlemen’s Association

Return to:

Stan Dutile
Master Cattleman Program
1010 Lafayette St., Suite 325
Lafayette, LA 70501

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