I-29 Moo University

Winter Workshop: Barn Benchmarks for Success

Register today for 2019 Winter Workshop: Barn Benchmarks for Success

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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—1300 U.S. 75

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.

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