Virginia State to Host Sheep Artificial Insemination Workshop

Virginia State University will hold a sheep artificial insemination workshop on October 17, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Randolph Farm, Petersburg, VA.

This workshop will be conducted by Dr. Stephan Wildeus, Research Professor- Small Ruminants and Dr. Dahlia O’Brien, Small Ruminant Extension Specialist. They will provide an overview of assisted reproduction in small ruminants and the principles of estrus synchronization, semen collection, and simple vaginal artificial insemination. Producers will be given an opportunity to engage in various hands-on activities associated with AI.

For more information and to register, click here.



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