BCRC

Beef Cattle Research Council Viewing Nights at Olds College

Preventing Reproductive Wrecks
Date: 
January 23, 2018

 

BCRC

Beef Cattle Research Council Viewing Nights at Olds College

Preventing Reproductive Wrecks
Date: 
January 23, 2018

Working with the Beef Cattle Research Council (BCRC), the Technology Access Centre (TAC) at Olds College is hosting a series of webinar viewing nights. Producers from the region and students are invited to join the free sessions. The viewing will allow producers with less than ideal technology and internet at home to participate in the webinar.  

Preventing Reproductive Wrecks

January 23, 2018 with Dr. Cheryl Waldner, Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Learn about management practices to increase and maintain high pregnancy rates in your herd, with information on everything from mineral intake to disease management.


Olds College will continue to present the drop in webinar viewing series into 2018, with the viewing events being held monthly at the college. Future webinars include:

Canada’s Beef Quality Audit: What Have We Learned?

February 7, 2018 with Mark Klassen, Director of Technical Services, Canadian Cattlemen’s Association

The latest beef quality audit gives insight into the meat products consumers choose at the grocery store, while revealing the quality of beef carcasses being processed at Canadian packers. Learn the latest National Beef Quality Audit results, and what beef producers can do to prevent costly carcass defects.

Soil Health for Growing Forages

February 20, 2018 with Dr. Henry Janzen, Research Scientist, Agriculture Agri-Food Canada

Producers are keen to promote soil health in their farmlands, but defining what that means and how to achieve it is not always easy. Learn more about what soil health means, the role of soil organic matter in advancing soil health, and the importance of perennial forage systems in improving health.  

Getting the Most out of Your Corn Silage

March 28, 2018 with Dr. Karen Beauchemin, Research Scientist in Ruminant Nutrition Agriculture Agri-Food Canada

Hear the latest recommendations on making and storing corn silage. The recommendations are from western Canadian research but tips will also be applicable to producers in Eastern Canada.

  • BCRC Webinar: Refining Corn Grazing
    BCRC

    Beef Cattle Research Council Viewing Nights at Olds College

    Preventing Reproductive Wrecks
    Date: 
    January 23, 2018

  • Ranching Opportunities

    Ranching Opportunities

    Ranching Opportunities

    Date:  February 8
    Location:  Olds College Alumni Centre

  • 2017 Fall Golf Classic

    2017 Fall Golf Classic - September 13

    25th Annual Fall Golf Classic

    Date: September 13, 2017
    Location: Olds, Alberta

  • 2017 Gala

    2017 Olds College Gala

    Date: Friday, March 24, 2017
    Location: Ralph Klein Centre