PVHS in critical need of blood donations
Poudre Valley Health System is in critical need of blood donations, especially those of O-negative and O-positive, according to a press release.
â€œPVHS would be grateful for any help you can give us in asking the public to donate blood to our blood centers in Fort Collins and Loveland,â€ said Kevin Darst, public relations specialist, in the release.
A donation process takes about 45 minutes, including the time filling out health history and consent forms.
To qualify for a donation, you must be 18 years or older, or 17 with parentâ€™s permission and provide photo identification. New donors have to weight at least 120 pounds; prior donors must weight at least 110 pounds.
To learn more about blood donation go to www.pvhs.org/bloodcenter.
Seedstock being sold in joint sale
CSUâ€™s student Seedstock Merchandising Team will hold a joint bull and female sale March 25-26.
The CSU Seedstock Team is compromised of eight undergraduate students who will participate in all aspects of the joint sale.
â€œThe students become intricately involved with the production, management and sale of seedstock cattle produced by CSU,â€ said Jason Ahola, associate professor of Animal Sciences and team advisor in a press release.
CSU is partnering with Leachman Cattle of Colorado for the sale and will be selling 600 bulls and 100 females. For more information contact Ahola at 970-491-3312.