09-29-16 CSU Ext-Weld County/WCLA hosting “Today’s Poultry Operations” Seminar in Greeley on Nov 5th…

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Weld County Extension and Weld County Livestock Association is presenting a Poultry Seminar– Today’s Poultry Operations on November 5th in Greeley.

Topics include: Avian Flu, Other Diseases and Biosecurity, Avian Surveillance Program, Quality Assurance/Bird Management, Meat Chickens & Turkeys, Water Fowl, Game Birds and Niche Marketing/Veterinary Feed Directives for Poultry.

It will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2016 in the 4-H Building, Island Grove Regional Park, Greeley, CO, from 9:00a – 4:00p (Check-in 8:30a-9:00a).

For Seminar Registration – CLICK HERE, or call 970-304-6535 for more information.

Registration is due by Wednesday, November 2, 2016.  

See you there!


Today’s Poultry Operation

Saturday, November 5, 2015
4-H Building, Island Grove Regional Park
527 North 15th Avenue, Greeley, CO

Registration 8:30 am—9:00 am
Program 9:00 am – 4:15 pm

Registration deadline Wednesday, November 2, 2016

R.S.V.P. is required, use Registration Form on the right side of this page to register.  If you do not have Internet call 970-400-2066. Free parking available.

The purpose of the Weld County Poultry Seminar is to provide you with additional tools to expand your knowledge and increase your relationship building that will help you with your poultry enterprise.

Tentative Program schedule:

  • 8:30 am—9:00 am:
    Check in (Donuts & coffee available at concessions)
  • 9:00 am -10:00 am:
    Session 1 – Avian Flu, Diseases and Bio Security
    Speaker—Dr. Kyran Cadmus, DVM, USDA, APHIS CO
  • 10:00 am-10:30 am:
    Session 2 – Avian Surveillance Program
    Speaker—Jenna Oxenhandler, ASP Specialist
  • 10:30 am-11:00 am:
    Session 3—Quality Assurance/Bird Management
    Speaker– Jerry Dill, Sweet Pickle Farms, Greeley, CO
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 Noon:
    Session 4 – Meat Chickens/Turkey
    Speaker – Jerry Dill, Sweet Pickle Farms, Greeley, CO
  • 12:00 noon-12:45 pm:
    Lunch (Available at reasonable price, proceeds will go to 4-H)
  • 12:45 pm-1:15 pm:
    Session 5 – Water Fowl
  • 1:15 pm—1:45 pm:
    Session 6 – Game Birds
    Speaker – TBA
  • 1:45 pm—2:45 pm:
    Session 7 – Niche Marketing/Veterinary Feed Directives
    Speaker – Lacey Detwiler, Michall Farm Feeds, Johnstown, CO
  • 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm:
    Speakers – All of the above
  • 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm: 
    Evaluation, guest drawing, program closes.

The Colorado Pork Producers Council will be hosting their annual meeting after this event. All producers are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Colorado State University Extension programs are available to all without discrimination.

If you have a disability for which you seek an accommodation, please notify Larry Hooker at 970-400-2093 by 5:00 pm Friday, October 28, 2016.

Click on the registration form link at the right, fill it out completely and send to our office address below:

Larry Hooker
Weld County Extension
525 North 15th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80631

Deadline for registration form is Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

Check these Website pages for further update, cancellations, etc. on this program.

Sponsored by:

Colorado State University Extension

Weld County Livestock Association

High Plains Cattle Supply

4 Rivers Equipment

Morning Fresh Farms