AI Clinics

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Clinics are for goat producers of all backgrounds (meat, dairy, fiber; beginner or advanced). The clinic is divided into two portions, “classroom” and hands-on training. The “classroom” portion will be held inside and taught with slideshow and training manual. The hands-on training portion will be held outside or in a covered area.

Clinics are held at B & D Genetics in Cherry Valley, Arkansas, twice in the spring and twice in the fall of each year. Synchronized does, stands, supplies and lunch with be provided for participants. Clinics at our farm are generally held on a Saturday with buck collection to follow on Sunday.

We also offer mobile clinics and will travel to your location. Complete Trans-cervical Artificial Insemination kits are also available to purchase. For more details about clinics and pricing details please click the PDFs listed below. Contact us today to register or book your mobile clinic date.

“CLASSROOM” TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Male and Female Reproductive Anatomy and Function
  • Reproductive Hormones and Analysis
  • Estrous Synchronization Strategies
  • Artificial Insemination (Laparoscopic and Trans-Cervical)
  • Embryo Flushing and Transfer
  • Semen Collection and Processing
  • Pregnancy Detection

HANDS-ON TOPICS INCLUDE:

Equipment Overview
Liquid Nitrogen Dewars Handling and Care
Semen Handling and Evaluation (live demonstration and practice)
Trans-cervical Artificial Insemination of Does (live demonstration and practice)

Event Date Information
July 5 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ B & D Genetics
July 23 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ Regel Boer Goat, Hawkeye IA
July 25- 26 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ MM Boer Goats, Fort Collins, CO
August 9 Open House @ B & D Genetics
August 10 Goat Reproduction and Artificial Insemination Clinic
September 3 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Insemination @ Just Kidding Caprines
September 4 Laparoscopic Inseminations @ Pleasant Ridge Kikos, Carrolton, GA
September 11-12 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ Pleasant Ridge Kikos, Carrolton, GA
September 23-24 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Insemination @ B & D Genetics
October 3 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ Rue Ranch, Wynnewood, OK
October 5 Laparoscopic Insemination @ Menger Creek Ranch, Boerne, TX
October 11 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ Menger Creek Ranch, Boerne, TX
October 14-15 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Insemination @ B & D Genetics
October 17 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ F & H Ranch, Lebanon, TN
November 2 Flush, Embryo Transfer and Laparoscopic Inseminations @ Regel Boer Goat, Hawkeye IA

LODGING & ACCOMMODATIONS:

Jonesboro, Arkansas – 30 minutes north
A large city with numerous food, shopping, and lodging options on the south side.

Wynne, Arkansas – 15 minutes south
Days Inn and Suites. 1011 US-64, Wynne, AR 72396.
Phone: 870-587-4628
Smaller town. Hotel is across from Walmart.

Village Creek State Park – 20 minutes south
201 County Road 754, Wynne, AR 72396.
Phone: 877-879-2741
A beautiful state park on Crowley’s Ridge with golf, fishing, hiking trails, and fully furnished cabins available for rent. RV hookups and campsites also available.