OSU Extension Offers Beef Cattle Artificial Insemination School

Clif Little, OSU Extension Guernsey County

The Ohio State University and the OSU Eastern Agriculture Research Station (EARS) in Belle Valley will be offering a three day beef cattle artificial insemination (A.I.) school on April 30, May 1, and 2nd. Classes will run from 9 a.m. to approximately 2:30 p.m. each day at EARS.

Producers will learn the basics of utilizing Expected Progeny Difference (EPD’s), techniques for artificial insemination, semen handling, reproductive anatomy & physiology and estrous synchronization. On the third day the class will practice artificial insemination on beef cattle.

The cost of the class is $100 which covers all materials and lunch. This class fills very quickly. Registration is required and the class size is limited to 20 participants. The class is filled on a first come first serve basis with participants notified once we receive registration.

For more information contact Clif Little or the Guernsey County Extension office at little.16@osu.edu or 740-489-5300. The registration form can be found linked here.