Cancelled due to the COVID-19 Situation
How are dairy farms increasing their herd’s pregnancy rate?
Is breeding beef on dairy profitable?
We’ll explore these and other topics during the Extension Taylor, Clark, and Marathon Counties dairy reproduction workshop led by Paul Fricke, Professor of Dairy Science and Extension Specialist in Dairy Cattle Reproduction, Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin – Madison
When: March 31st 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Abbotsford City Hall, 203 N. First St. Abbotsford
Cost: $20/ Person or $30/ two people/ farm
Registration Deadline March 23rd 2020
Agenda for the day:
9:30 am: Registration
10 am – 11:15: Dr Fricke’s presentation on current research
11:15-12:00: Body Condition Scoring and its importance in Reproduction
12:30 – 2:00: Alternate income sources – breeding beef to dairy
2:00 – 2.30: Adding value to the wet calves sold
2:30 – 3 pm: Wrap-up and evaluation