Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference 2016
The annual Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference will be hosted March 11, 2016 at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and Pioneer Farm.
|Adult Track||Youth Track|
|9:00 am||sp||Registration (on campus)||9:00 am||Registration (on campus)|
|9:30 am||Keynote Address (on campus) Building Your Ag Story Through Social Media, Wanda Patsche, Minnesota Farm Living||space||9:30 am||Keynote Address (on campus)|
|10:20 am||Break||10:20 am||Youth head out to on-farm sessions|
|10:30 am||Beef Industry Audits, John Freitag, WI Beef Council||10:40 am|| Pain Management in Youngstock
Dr. Sandy Stuttgen & Dr. Sarah Mills-Lloyd, UW‐Extension
|11:20 am||Cow Comfort & Transition, Dr. Katy Proudfoot, The Ohio State University||11:30 am|| Livestock Stewardship‐Making Ethical Decisions
when Caring for Animals, Heidi Carroll, South Dakota State University
|12:10 pm||Lunch||12:20 pm||Lunch|
|1:10 pm||Livestock Stewardship: The Puzzle of the People, Heidi Carroll, South Dakota State University||1:00 pm||Getting Cattle to Work for You, Ron Gill|
|2:00 pm||Afternoon Breakout Sessions||2:00 pm||Adjourn & head back to school|
|Breakout #1 (at Pioneer Farm) Getting Cattle to Work For You, Dr. Ron Gill, Texas A&M University|
|Breakout #2 (on campus) Pain Management in Youngstock, Dr. Sandy Stuttgen & Dr. Sarah Mills-Lloyd, UW-Extension|
|Breakout #3 (on campus) Design & Management of Humane Animal Handling Facilities, David Kammel, UW-Madison and UW‐Extension|
2016 Conference Sponsors
We thank these businesses and organizations for their support of this conference.
Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (PDPW)
Wisconsin Cattleman’s Association
We appreciate the support we have received from industry sponsors in the past. If you are interested in sponsoring this conference in 2016, please contact either Jennifer Blazek, Dane County UW-Extension, at 608-224-3717, firstname.lastname@example.org or Lyssa Seefeldt, Marquette County UW-Extension, at 608-297-3141, email@example.com.
Thank You to all of the Universities that are contributing to the conference: