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Dairy Days

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 • Seneca Community Center, Seneca, Kansas
Please pre-register by calling; Meadolark Extension District Office at 785-336-2184 or 785-364-4125 or email: jholthau@ksu.edu


Thursday, February 2, 2017 • Whiteside Amish Community Building, Whiteside, Kansas
Please pre-register by calling: Reno County Extension Office, 620-662-2371 or darrenbusick@ksu.edu

Thank you to the Kansas Dairy Commission for sponsoring lunch during both meetings.

View press release about the event

Seneca Site Agenda
9:45 AM Tradeshow Setup
10 AM Registration and Trade Show
10:30 AM Dr. Barry Bradford, PhD - "What you need to know about the bovine immune system"
11 AM Dr. Gregg Hanzlicek, PhD - "Vaccinology"
11:30 AM Dr. Luiz Ferraretto, PhD - "Advancements in Corn Silage Processing"
Noon Lunch
12:35 PM Ms. Stephanie Eckoat - "KDA/KDC Update"
12:45 PM Mr. Ron Grusenmeyer - "Midwest Dairy Association Update"
1 PM Dr. Jeff Stevenson, PhD - "Ask the Expert: Reproduction Q&A"
1:30 PM Dr. Alexandre Scanavez - "Heat Stress During the Dry Period on Subsequent Performance of Dairy Cows"
1:45 PM Mr. Benjamin Saylor - "Can Drought Tolerant Teff Grass Be an Acceptable Forage for Lactating Dairy Cattle?"
2 PM Ms. Julie Sauls - "Activity Monitors as a Tool for Estrus Detection"
2:15 PM Mr. Benjamin Voelz - "Reproductive Management of Dairy Heifers"
2:30 PM Dr. Jeff Stevenson, PhD - "KSU Dairy Teaching and Research Unit Update"
2:45 PM Door Prizes
3 PM Adjourn

Whiteside Site Agenda
The Reno County meeting will be held in conjunction with the Reno County DHIA Annual Meeting.
9:45 AM Tradeshow Setup
10 AM Registration and Trade Show
10:30 AM Dr. Luís, Mendonça, DVM, MS - "What you need to know about the bovine immune system"
11 AM Dr. Gregg Hanzlicek, PhD - "Vaccinology"
11:30 AM Dr. Luiz Ferraretto, PhD - "Advancements in Corn Silage Processing"
Noon Lunch
12:35 PM Ms. Stephanie Eckoat - "KDA/KDC Update"
12:45 PM Mr. Ron Grusenmeyer - "Midwest Dairy Association Update"
1 PM Dr. Jeff Stevenson, PhD - "Ask the Expert: Reproduction Q&A"
1:30 PM Dr. Alexandre Scanavez - "Heat Stress During the Dry Period on Subsequent Performance of Dairy Cows"
1:45 PM Mr. Benjamin Saylor - "Can Drought Tolerant Teff Grass Be an Acceptable Forage for Lactating Dairy Cattle?"
2 PM Ms. Julie Sauls - "Activity Monitors as a Tool for Estrus Detection"
2:15 PM Mr. Benjamin Voelz - "Reproductive Management of Dairy Heifers"
2:30 PM Dr. Jeff Stevenson, PhD - "KSU Dairy Teaching and Research Unit Update"
2:45 PM Door Prizes
3 PM Adjourn

For more information, please contact Dr. Luis Mendonca

View the Dairy Day Reports

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