“Type Classification Training in Dairy Cattle” was held in Ödemiş District of İzmir on 12-14 December 2019 within the framework of the evaluation studies according to the appearance of cattle which are being implemented within the scope of the Heardbook and Progeny Test carried out by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Cattle Breeders’ Association of Turkey.
President Kamil ÖZCAN, Accountant Member Mehmet ALDEMİR, Board Directors Members Hacı SELVİ, Serhat VAYISOĞLU, Board of Supervisory Members Mehmet Sedat GÜNGÖR, Ahmet KIRLIOĞLU, General Secretary İbrahim KARAKOYUNLU, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry General Directore of Livestock Head of Department of Breeding and Imperovment Adem BÖLÜKBAŞI, Agricultural Engineer Kemalettin ÖZCAN, Agricultural Engineer Ali Rıza AKINCI, Agricultural Engineer Hakan ÜLGEY, Veterinarian Berrak ZEYNEL and İzmir Province Cattle Breeders’ Association President Ahmet KOCAAĞA attended to the opening meeting of Type Classification Training.
Type Classification Training in Dairy Cattle was provided by Muş Alparslan University, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Department of Animal Production and Technologies Department Faculty Member Dr. Onur ŞAHİN. Staff from Burdur, Balıkesir, Bursa, İzmir, Manisa, Muğla, Niğde and Tekirdağ Provinces Cattle Breeders’ Association, Cattle Breeders’ Association of Turkey Technical Affairs Branch Director Onur YİĞİT and Specialist Veterinarian Saadet OCAKLI participated in the training.
Theoretical training was carried out on the first day, on the second and third days, practical training was carried out on cows in the Ödemiş Heifer Center belonging to the Izmir Province Cattle Breeders’ Association. After the training was completed, certificates were given to the association and ministry personnel who participated.