LEARN ULTRASOUND!

 

Many producers are incorporating ultrasound on their farms due to the convenience of having a scanner readily available to manage pregnancy checking. A great number of producers are learning to ultrasound their herds confidently and with success. FarmTech Solutions is your one stop solution for best in class portable ultrasound machines and the education and support to ensure your success. Ultrasound Training courses include classroom instruction and live on-farm demonstrations with guided practical hands-on applications and practice.

Bovine Reproductive Ultrasound Courses

With two courses to choose from, you decide if your aim is to learn how to ultrasound and perform pregnancy checks successfully or if you are interested in full reproductive ultrasound applications in cattle. FarmTech Solutions offers both one and two-day, hands-on courses to best meet your needs and schedule.

2-Day Bovine Reproductive Ultrasound Course

Saturday/Sunday – July 20-21, 2019
Grootendorst Farms, Guelph, Ontario

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1 Day Course - Intro to Bovine Ultrasound - Pregnancy

1 Day Course - Intro to Bovine Ultrasound - Pregnancy

Learn to Ultrasound!

This one-day hands-on course is an introduction to ultrasound, bovine reproductive anatomy, early pregnancy and non-pregnant diagnosis.

2 Day Course – Complete Bovine Reproductive Ultrasound

2 Day Course – Complete Bovine Reproductive Ultrasound

This two-day, hands-on training includes all of the 1-Day training content; (introduction to ultrasound, bovine reproductive anatomy, early pregnancy and non-pregnant diagnosis) and builds on this to cover identifying twins, fetal death, ovarian dynamics; follicles, cysts, corpus-luteum identification and uterine infections.

Introduction to Bovine Pregnancy Determination – 1 Day

 

This one-day, hands-on training includes:

  • Basics of ultrasonography, ultrasound equipment and its applications.
  • Basics of reproductive system anatomy.
  • Early pregnancy and non-pregnant diagnosis
  • Image interpretation – pregnancy at various stages of gestation and open/non-pregnant determination
  • Live on-farm demonstration with guided demonstrations of gynecological examinations,  hands on practice and discussion of various cases.

Introduction to Bovine Reproductive Ultrasound 2-Day 

 

This two-day, hands-on training includes all of the 1-Day training content and includes:

  • Twins and fetal death diagnosis
  • Ovarian dynamics; follicles, cysts, and corpus luteum identification
  • Uterus and uterine infections
  • Image interpretation – pregnant/open, ovaries, uterus, cysts, corpus luteum, uterine infections, twins, fetal death.
  • Live on-farm demonstration with guided demonstrations of gynecological examinations,  hands on practice and discussion of various cases.

Courses are facilitated by Dr. Tom Wheal, DVM, a practicing veterinarian for over 40 years specializing in bovine reproduction and embryo transfers.  Please note that a course pre-requisite is either experience breeding cows, doing manual palpations, or an AI Course previously. If you can manually find a cervix successfully, you’re ready!

Interested in participating in an upcoming training or arranging a training on your farm?

July 2019 

Saturday/Sunday – July 20-21, 2019

Grootendorst Farms, Guelph, Ontario

June 2019 

Saturday/Sunday – June 22-23, 2019

Grootendorst Farms, Guelph, Ontario

SOLD OUT

January 2019 

Monday/Tuesday – January 14 & 15

Grootendorst Farms, Guelph, Ontario

SOLD OUT

December 2018 

Tuesday/Wednesday – December 4 & 5

Grootendorst Farms, Guelph, Ontario

SOLD OUT

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Please note that many of our courses have a wait-list and we do our best to accommodate everyone keen to attend a course.  We ask for as much advance notice as possible if you have to cancel your participation in a course and require 2 weeks cancellation notice at a minimum if cancelling a course registration.

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