SOUTH PARIS, Maine – University of Maine Cooperative Extension Oxford County will host a workshop on beef cattle nutrition Dec. 8, from 4–6 p.m., at 9 Olson Road, South Paris.
Designed for producers, the workshop will focus on maximizing production while minimizing feed costs. UMaine Extension assistant professor and livestock specialist Colt Knight will discuss the basic principles of beef cattle nutrition including digestive anatomy, rumen development, and body condition scoring.
The cost is $5 per person; financial assistance is available. Register online by Dec. 7. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact 207.743.6329;firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Maine Cooperative Extension:
As a trusted resource for over 100 years, University of Maine Cooperative Extension has supported UMaine’s land and sea grant public education role by conducting community-driven, research-based programs in every Maine county. UMaine Extension helps support, sustain and grow the food-based economy. It is the only entity in our state that touches every aspect of the Maine Food System, where policy, research, production, processing, commerce, nutrition, and food security and safety are integral and interrelated. UMaine Extension also conducts the most successful out-of-school youth educational program in Maine through 4-H.
–University of Maine Cooperative Extension
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