Thursday, October 1st, 2009- NW Georgia Research &

Education Center Auditorium- Calhoun, Georgia

Come join us for a day of beef cattle education on the Georgia Heifer Evaluation and Reproductive Development (H.E.R.D.) program. Cost is $10 per participation. Please confirm your attendance with you local county extension agent for this informative opportunity by Friday, September 25th, 2009.


9:30 am- Registration and Welcome

10- 10:30 am- Overview of H.E.R.D. Program

Ted Dyer, UGA Extension Animal Scientist

10:30- 11 am- Program Rules

Greg Bowman, Bartow CEA

11- 11:30 am- Team Member Participation

Norman Edwards, Walker CEC

11:30- 12 noon- H.E.R.D. Program Evaluation Results

Ted Dyer, UGA Extension Animal Scientist

12 noon- Provided lunch

1 pm- Depart for Floyd County Farm

1:30- 2:30 pm- Tour farm facilities

2:30- 3:00 pm- Return to Calhoun and conclusion