Master Cattleman Course offered

Published 4:32 pm Thursday, February 9, 2023

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The Virginia Cooperative Extension will be offering the Virginia Master Cattlemen program online this spring.

The program will consist of seven sessions that provide essential information for beef producers in the areas of Economics, Genetics, Reproduction, Nutrition, Forages, Herd Health, and Marketing.

Online classes will be held weekly on Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30 p.m., starting March 2 and concluding April 13. Weekly instruction will be delivered live using a web-based learning management system, and the course website will be used to provide educational materials and supplemental instruction. All participants will receive a course notebook.

To register for the course, use the following link https://

The cost of the program is $70 per participant. Registration deadline is Feb. 25. For more information call (434) 542-5884.