These videos are geared toward bringing pertinent information to dairy producers, extension educators, allied industry professionals, and veterinarians across the United States. All of our upcoming videos will be posted on Youtube. Subscribe to the DAIReXNET channel to catch all our new releases!
Dr. Heather Dann, The Miner Institute
Hear from Dr. Heather Dann on the importance of transition cow management, and how feeding lower-energy transition diets could benefit a herd. From monitoring intake to coordinating various diets, Dr. Dann offers insights into setting cows up for success in their next lactation. To be released on March 15, 2017.
Dr. Michael Overton, Elanco
Dr. Overton joins us to discuss heifer raising costs. In this presentation, he focuses on the differences in conventional vs. intensive heifer systems. Within this framework, he’ll walk you through an analysis of costs incurred in different growth stages, compare models, and touch on the impact that heifer rearing programs can have on later lactation. To be released April 17, 2017.