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Using nasal vaccines effectively. Webinar December 11

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Nasal vaccines are gaining popularity among beef producers but questions often arise about how to use them effectively. What is the best way and the best time to give them? Should you provide a booster? If so, with what? Join this webinar to learn the answers to these questions and more.



Registering on your smartphone? After you click ‘I am not a robot’, scroll up until you find the task to complete.

When
Thursday, November 29 at 7:00 pm MT

  • 6:00pm in BC
  • 7:00pm in AB
  • 8:00pm in SK and MB
  • 9:00pm in ON and QC
  • 10:00pm in NS, NB and PEI

Interested but aren’t available that evening?
Register anyway! This webinar will be recorded and posted online at a later date. All registrants will receive a link to the recording and additional learning resources. By attending the live broadcast, you’ll have the opportunity to interact and ask questions too.

Duration
Approximately 1 hour.

Cost
BCRC webinars are available and free of charge thanks to guest speakers who volunteer their time and expertise to support advancements in the Canadian beef industry, and through the Technology Transfer project funded by the Canadian Beef Cattle Check-Off and Canada’s Beef Science Cluster.

Nathan Erickson, DVM – 

Dr. Erickson is an assistant professor at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine where his teaching and research interests are focused on beef production medicine and bovine respiratory disease vaccination. Nathan also works as part of the bovine field service unit in the college’s veterinary medical centre and recently became ABVP board certified in beef cattle medicine. Nathan was raised on a farm with both commercial cow-calf and hog operations near Stony Plain, Alberta. After completing the Master’s Degree in 2009 Nathan worked/co-owned a beef service and consulting practice in Airdrie, Alberta where his work focused on feedlot and cow-calf production medicine. Nathan and his wife Dorothy returned to Saskatchewan in 2015 to take part in new employment opportunities and to grow their herd of commercial cattle.



Ellen Crane, MSc –
Ellen joined the BCRC team in October 2018 as Extension Coordinator. She graduated with a master’s of science in animal science at Dalhousie University and worked at the Maritime Beef Council on a new growth strategy for beef production in the region. She is a local 4-H leader, a graduate of the Cattlemen’s Young Leaders Program, and a 2018 Nuffield Scholar. Her family raises cattle on Prince Edward Island.

What is a webinar?

Webinars are just like attending a workshop or conference, but from the comfort of your own home or office. We bring the presentation right to you. They’re easy to join and participate in. A reliable, high-speed internet connection is required.

All you need to do is register beforehand, and about 5-10 minutes before the webinar is scheduled to begin, click the link you were provided when you registered. Then turn up your computer speakers or call the phone number provided. That’s it! Sit back and enjoy.

As a participant, you can anonymously answer polls and surveys, and will have the opportunity to ask questions near the end of the webinar.

You can find more beef research-related webinars hosted by other organizations on our events calendar.

Don’t have high-speed internet? Consider calling a neighbor that does and watch the webinar together, or call your regional ag office to ask whether arranging a group viewing is possible.

Visit our Webinars page to find other upcoming BCRC webinars and the recordings of our past sessions.





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