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Artificial Insemination and Reproductive Management Training

August 15, 2012

Big Branch Breeders Service is offering a three-day Artificial Insemination and Reproductive Management Training to be held in Conway, Arkansas,  October 24, 25, and 26th at the Lewis Livestock Auction. Class times are 9:00 am to 4:00 p, with a quick break for lunch.

 

The fee for the three day course is $500 for first time students. Former students are welcome to attend as a refresher course at no charge.

 

For those who have attended training from another provider the refresher fee is $85 per day.

 

In addition to AI Tech Certification, participants will receive a ‘Best in the Industry’ Reproductive Management manual and $150 credit for any bull in ABS’s inventory.
The bulls may be viewed at www.absglobal.com.

 

Instruction will be ‘hands on’ so wear appropriate clothing.  Neither semen credit nor manual is included.

 

DAY ONE:

  •      Introduction of cow’s reproductive anatomy
  •     Demonstrate A.I. technique utilizing reproductive organs
  •     A.I. practice using reproductive organs
  •     Live cow practice
  •     Review

 

DAY TWO:

  •     Introduction to A.I. equipment and use
  •     Introduce semen handling and practice
  •     A.I. technique practice using reproductive organs
  •     Visual target area practice using pellets
  •     Live cow practice
  •     Review

 

DAY THREE:

  •     A.I. equipment/LN tank maintenance
  •     Introduction of cow’s reproductive physiology
  •     Review of estrus detection
  •     Estrus synchronization methods
  •     Economics of A.I.
  •     Semen handling practice
  •     Pregnancy testing via tail bleeding practice
  •     Live cow practice
  •     Review

 

Class size will be limited in order to provide each student individual attention and is booked on a first come first serve basis. If you are interested, please send a non-refundable deposit of $150 for each student, to hold your place. To enroll or get more information about this course or future courses, please call Big Branch Breeders Services at 501-316-3536.

 

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