I-29 Moo University Dairy Beef Short Course Scheduled For March 28 In Sioux Falls

 The I-29 Moo University Dairy Beef Short Course is scheduled for Tuesday, March 28, 2023 as part of the pre-educational events for the Central Plains Dairy Expo. It will be held in the Denny Sanford Premier Center, Sioux Falls, SD in rooms 8, 9, & 10.

Registration detailsA registration fee of $40/adult will include the short course, lunch, with proceedings available digitally.  College students may register for only $20. Pre-registration is requested by March 21 and limited to 130 attendees on a first come, first serve basis.  To register, visit https://go.iastate.edu/OFSVS8

You can also register by mailing the registration fee to Fred Hall at 400 Central Ave., NW, Suite 700, Orange City, IA 51041.  Please include your contact information and any dietary restrictions when mailing in your registration information.  For questions please contact, fredhall@iastate.edu or call (712.737.4230).  If attendees also plan on going to the Central Plains Dairy Expo | Welcome Reception you are also encouraged to register for that ahead of time at https://www.centralplainsdairy.com/registration/ .


I-29 Moo University – 2023 Dairy Beef Short Course

9:00-9:30 am – Registration

9:30—10:15 – National attitudes by dairy producers about crossbreeding beef on dairy; Dr. Tara Felix, Penn State University

10:15– 11:00 – Carcasses and cattle biotypes: Dr. Dale Woerner, Texas Tech University

11:00—11:45 – Implant strategies for dairy sourced cattle: Dr. Alfredo DiCostanzo, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

11:45 – 12:30 – Lunch

12:30—1:15 – Perspectives and experiences on feeding dairy and dairy cross cattle; Dr. Jeremy Schefers, Milk Specialties

1:15—1:30 Liver abscess summary: Dr. Nathan Pyatt, Elanco

1:30—3:00 Panel – Roughage concentration for finishing diets: Dr. Jeremy Schefers; Dr. Nathan Pyatt; and Dr. Sheri Bierman-Bundy, Cattlemen’s Nutrition Services

For more information, visit www.i-29moou.com.




The I-29 Moo University Collaboration was established as a multi-state learning community, connecting Extension dairy specialists and dairy producers from South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and Nebraska to share research, information and management practices through workshops, webinars, monthly e-newsletters and on-farm tours.  For more information about the I-29 Moo University Collaboration and programs go to their webpage: www.i-29moou.com.

Thank you to the 2022-2023 I-29 Moo University Annual Sponsors. Gold sponsors: Iowa Corn Growers Association, TLAY Dairy Video Sales; Silver sponsors: Form-A-Feed, Grain States Soya Inc./SoyBest, Cambridge Technologies, Minnesota/Select Sires, Trans ova Genetics, Arm & Hammer Animal and Food Production, Diamond V, Phibro Animal Health, Sealpro Silage Barrier Film; Bronze sponsors: Ag Processing Inc., Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative, Pro Ag Engineering Inc., Nebraska State Dairy Association, Automated Waste Systems, Gorter’s Clay & Dairy Equipment of MN Inc., Deluxe Animal Health, Associated Milk Producers Inc, South Dakota Dairy Producers, Western Iowa Dairy Alliance, Farmers Business Network, Advance Comfort Technology, Agropur, Simplot.


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