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Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference 2017

The 2017 Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference was hosted March 3 at the Country Aire and Equity of Stratford in North Central Wisconsin. Agenda (tentative) Adult Track 8:30 am  Registration Main Ballroom, Country Aire 9:00 am  Greg Peterson, Peterson Farm Brothers Main Ballroom 10:00 am  Travel to Equity Livestock Cooperative 10:30 am  Concurrent Sessions Equity Livestock Cooperative […]

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Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference 2016

The 2016 Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference was hosted March 11 at UW-Platteville in Platteville, WI. View the 2016 Conference Proceedings Agenda Adult Track 9:00 am 55 Registration (on campus) 9:30 am Keynote Address (on campus) Building Your Ag Story Through Social Media, Wanda Patsche, Minnesota Farm Living 10:20 am Break 10:30 am Building Demand That is Sustainable […]

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Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference 2015

The 2015 Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference was hosted April 30 at Liberty Hall in Kimberly, WI. View the 2015 Conference Proceedings Agenda 9:00-9:30 Registration 9:30-10:20 Bruce Feinberg, McDonalds – We’re Only as Good as Our Customers Think We Are 10:20–11:10 Dee Griffin, University of Nebraska – Proper Animal Care is Not Just Good for Cattle, It’s […]

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Wisconsin Dairy Well-Being Conference 2014

The 2014 Wisconsin Dairy Well-Being Conference was hosted March 7 in Eau Claire, WI. View the 2014 Conference Proceedings AGENDA 8:30- 9:00 Registration 9:00-9:10 Welcome & Introductions 9:10- 10:00 (Keynote)  “Dean Foods Animal Health and Welfare” – Jennifer Walker, Dean Foods 10:00- 10:50 “Animal Well-being:  opinions, ethics, and science” – Amy Stanton, UW-Extension Animal Well Being Specialist 10:50- 11:00 Break […]

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Midwest Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference 2013

The 2013 Midwest Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference was hosted March 8 in Kimberly, WI. View the 2013 Midwest Dairy & Beef Well-Being Conference Proceedings. AGENDA 8:30 a.m. Registration 9:00 a.m. Welcome & Sponsor Recognition 9:15 a.m. Why Animal Welfare & Why Now?-Jen Walker, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVPM, Director of Dairy Stewardship- Dean Foods, Dallas, Texas […]

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Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Industry Animal Husbandry Conference 2011

2011 Conference  A summary of the 2011 conference is available at the link below. 2011 Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Industry Animal Husbandry Conference Success Story 2011 Program Agenda: 8:00 am ………………… Registration 8:30 am ………………… Welcome and Introduction 9:00 am ………………… Naomi Botheras, Animal Welfare Extension Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences  The Ohio State University.   Animal Handling and Production Based […]

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Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Industry Animal Husbandry Conference 2010

PRINTED MATERIALS Materials from the 2010 Wisconsin Dairy & Beef Industry Animal Husbandry Conference are now available.  Click on the links below to view the handouts from our speakers. Trends in Dairy & Beef Cattle Wellness & Care Dr. Pam Ruegg, DVM-Milk Quality Specialist- University of Wisconsin-Madison *Not available Dairy Cattle Stockmanship   Dr. Paul Rapnicki, […]

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