Kingsville Program Details

TCFA Feedyard Technician Program

2024 KINGSVILLE Cattle Care and Handling Program

Enrollment Deadline: February 21, 2024

Program is open to High School Juniors and Seniors who

have not previously participated in the program.

 

Applications are available on our website:

https://amarillo.tamu.edu/feedyard-technician-program/

Registration Fee: $100

Preference will be given to High School Seniors, enrollment is limited

 

Suggested Prerequisites:

  • Principles of Agriculture, Feed and Natural Resources
  • Livestock Production
  • Veterinarian Medical Applications
  • Work Experience
  • Livestock Projects

Classroom Training:

  • Review videos available on our website

Onsite Training: Kingsville – April 24

  • King Ranch Feed Yard
  • Cattle Behavior and Handling
  • Pharmaceutical Training

Testing: TAMU Kingsville – April 25       

  • Written Test
  • Skills Test
  • Interview

 

Participants who successfully complete the program by attending all trainings and achieve an average test score of 70 or
above will receive a certificate
of completion and a jacket or a vest.

 

 

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