Baton Rouge, LA - The SU Ag Center will hold a free clinic for ruminant producers in A. O. Williams Hall at 9:00 am, Saturday, July 28, 2012. The clinic will test fecal samples from cattle, goat and sheep; and teach how to identify the parasites that may be found on your pastures. Producers are encouraged to bring no more than 10 samples each.
In preparation for clinic, producers are urged to know the names of dewormers used on their farms; refrigerate fresh samples; bring samples on the morning of the clinic; keep samples separate and label each properly; have FAMACHA Scores for goats with fecal samples.
Clinic will be sponsored by the Louisiana Goat Cooperative, Louisiana Association of Cooperatives, Mixes Species Grazing Project at Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center. Lunch will be served.
For further details or to RSVP, please contact Lisa Gray at 225-771-3843 or 225-205-4857 or Renita Marshall at 225-771-0252.
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