Date: October 30, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 3:15pm
Location: Elmwood Community Centre - 38 Queen St W, Elmwood, ON
Cost: $40 (includes a hot roast beef dinner)
The Grey Bruce Farmers' Week Committee will be hosting Dr. Temple Grandin for a livestock day on October 30 at the Elmwood Community Centre.
Registration begins at 9:00am with the speaker program starting at 10:00am.
Dr. Grandin's presentation is entitled "Importance of Good Stockmanship and Design of Livestock Handling Facilities". There will be an extensive Q & A session, and book signing opportunities will be made available. Other presentations include:
- "What is your cow signal score?" - Amelie Mainville Nadon and Darryl Smith from Purina/Cargill
- "Proudly Canadian; Our Codes of Practice for the Care and Handling of Farm Animals" - Dr. Tina Widowski, University of Guelph
All proceeds from the event will be donated to Autism Grey Bruce.
Online registration will be available in late July. Pre-registration is available by calling (519) 986-3756 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.