A low-stress cattle-handling and body condition-scoring workshop; understanding animal welfare; and a diversified livestock panel will be part of the 2015 Annual Livestock Care Conference on March 26-27 in Calgary.
The conference, hosted by Alberta Farm Animal Care, is intended to address challenges and trends in animal care. Other topics include social media in animal agriculture and understanding consumer perceptions in Alberta. Admission is $195 ($165 for veterinarians and animal health technologists, and $115 for students).
For more information or to register, go to the Alberta Farm Animal Care website.