I-29 Moo University to present “Do Old Genetics Hold the Future for Mastitis Susceptibility?” webinar on Dec. 19

The I-29 Moo University 2023 Dairy Webinar Series continues Tuesday, Dec. 19 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. CST. The webinar will feature a discussion on mastitis resistance from older genetics.

The speaker, Dr. Kaitlyn Sarlo Davila, is an animal scientist researching mastitis at the USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center in Ames, Iowa. Her research focuses on understanding the role of genetics in mastitis susceptibility.

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Dr. Buckley Earns National Mastitis Council Honors

The National Mastitis Council (NMC) named Michelle Buckley, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa  among the eight selected as its 2024 Scholars.

The graduate students won an expense-paid trip to attend the 63rd NMC Annual Meeting, scheduled for Jan. 29-Feb. 1, in Dallas. This program strives to support the development of future udder health, milking management and milk quality specialists.

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Dairy Webinar on April 20 to Focus on Troubleshooting Mastitis in Your Herd

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team monthly webinar series continues on Wednesday, April 20 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. The April program will focus on strategies to reduce somatic cell counts and lower the incidence of mastitis.

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I-29 Moo University Webinar Presents Selected Dry Cow Treatment Options on March 3

The I-29 Moo University 2022 Dairy Webinar Series continues Thursday, March 3 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. with a focus on selective dry cow treatments.

Dairy producers and allied industry reps are invited to join Dr. Erin Royster as she explains algorithm-guided and culture-guided selected dry cow treatments, when to consider them and when not to.

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