Free Cattle Record Keeping Classes

Online Class Schedule

Introduction to CattleMax Online

A 1-hour or so guided tour of CattleMax Online in action! You will learn about customizing CattleMax to fit your operation, organizing your cattle with groups, getting your records into CattleMax, and how use the production records (breeding, pregnancy checking, and calving).  This class is intended for those considering CattleMax Online and those who have recently signed up for CattleMax Online.

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Cattle Identification Options and Strategies

Individually identifying your cattle is key to tracking and measuring their production. This 1 hour workshop discusses the various types of tags, including visual and electronic ID, and custom tag options for further benefits. Also included is a demonstration of how to import electronic IDs from your EID reader into the CattleMax software.

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Cattle Weigh Scale Options and Strategies

The right scale solution can make a tremendous difference to your herd’s performance. This 1 hour workshop discusses how to select a scale system, including portable vs permanent weighing, and choosing the scale indicator that best fits your needs.  Also included is a demonstration of how to import weights from your scale in to the CattleMax software.

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Personalized Classes For Your Members or Students

Would your cattleman’s association, breed association, or school/university class be interested in a CattleMax class at a specific time that works for your members or students?  We can host classes locally, in conjunction with events, or online via our online class technology.

Common topics include Cattle Record Keeping 101, Introduction to CattleMax, Using CattleMax with weigh scales and RFID/EID readers. If your group has specific ideas that you would like covered, such as a particular breed or type of operation, we can also discuss that.

To inquire further about a personal class, please contact us.

 

How the Classes Work

Learn more about cattle record keeping and CattleMax Online through an online workshop. After registering for the free workshop, you’ll receive an email which includes a link to click when it’s time for the workshop. You’ll then see the workshop right on your own computer, and you can hear through your computer’s speakers or call the phone number provided in the confirmation email.

Internet speed is not a problem – the workshop system works just fine on a dial-up Internet connection.

You’ll be able to ask your cattle record keeping related questions through a type-in area that appears on your screen.

Also, don’t worry about finding a quiet time at your house… your audio will be muted so no one else will hear the dogs barking or kids playing.