Cattle producers, feed a mineral supplement with adequate magnesium to prevent grass tetany. Note updated beef mineral recommendations.
Online training options are available for Beef Quality & Care Assurance and Private Pesticide Applicator certifications. Contact the office to schedule in-person training.
Warm up with this delicious Cabbage Roll Stew recipe from the Kentucky Nutrition Education Program. Low in fat and calories, cabbage is rich in vitamin A.
Minerals play an important role in cattle health and nutrition. Check UK Extension Cattle Mineral Chart for recommended mineral levels for beef cattle production.
Upcoming agriculture programs include the 2019 cost-share application period, pasture seeding and management program, Oldham County Ag Connection, Regional Beef Field Day, Master Gardener classes, and more.
RSVP for upcoming beef cattle events: "Raising the Steaks" Beef Finishing School and Regional Beef Field Day.
Oldham County Extension's 2016-2017 program year included educational offerings such as horse and pasture classes and as well as a Regional Beef Field Day.
Fall 2017 Oldham County Agriculture events include Oldham County Master Gardener classes, Beef Quality Assurance Training, and more.
The Kentucky State 4-H Land Judging Contest and 2016 Louisville Regional Beef Field Day were recently hosted on Oldham County farms.