I-29 Moo University

2019 Winter Workshop Series: Barn Benchmarks for Success

Dates and locations:

January 14 – Perham, MN; The Cactus – 43521 Fort Thunder Road

In partnership with Minnesota Milk’s Dairy Management Workshops and Midwest Dairy’s District 3 & 4 meetings.

January 15 – Brookings, SD; Swiftel Center – 824 32nd Ave.

In partnership with Midwest Dairy South Dakota District Meetings and South Dakota Dairy Producers Annual Meeting

January 16 – Pipestone, MN; Pipestone Veterinary Services—1801 Forman Drive

In partnership with Minnesota Milk’s Dairy Management Workshops and Midwest Dairy’s District 18 meetings.

*Facilities sponsored by Pipestone Veterinary Services

January 17 – Orange City, IA; Sioux County Extension Office—400 Central Ave. NW

January 18 – Wayne, NE; Wayne State College, Student Center Niobrara Room—E 14th Street

Program Agenda:

9:30 a.m. – Registration & Refreshments | visit sponsors


10:00 a.m. – Ventilation Benchmarks for Lactating Cows, Kevin Janni – University of Minnesota


10:30 a.m. – Roundtable discussion; Led by I-29 Moo University faculty - Impacts on the cows & employees


11:00 a.m. Bedding & Stall Benchmarks, Kim Clark - University of Nebraska-Lincoln


11:30 a.m. – Roundtable discussion, Led by I-29 Moo University faculty - Impacts on the cows & employees


12:00 p.m. – Lunch & Midwest Dairy / Dairy Association Updates (Select Locations) | Sponsor Updates


1:15 p.m. – Barn & Pen Design Benchmarks, Jim Salfer - University of Minnesota


1:45 p.m. – Roundtable discussion, Led by I-29 Moo University faculty - Impacts on the cows & employees


2:15 p.m. – Hot Wash & Wrap-up


2:30 p.m. – SDDP annual meeting (Brookings, SD only)

Registration

Registration fees: $0. There is no cost to attend this workshop thanks to the support of our dairy association partners and industry support. Pre-registration is requested. Click the link below to register.


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I-29 Moo University Bronze Sponsors for 2019

Calendar of Events

NOTE: All event times are listed as CST.

2019

January

14-18: I-29 Moo University Winter Workshop Series~Barn Benchmarks for Success~ in partnership with Midwest Dairy District meetings (MN District 3&4, & 18, & SD District Mtg) & Producer Association Meetings (SDDP) & MN Milk's Dairy Management Workshops , Click here for more info and to RSVP...

About Us

The I-29 Moo University is represented by dairy extension educators and allied partners from Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota.