Check out these learning opportunities available to the Central Plains 5-state region dairy producers, managers, employees and allied industry.

Iowa State Extension and Outreach:
  • November 18 – 12:00 pm CT What’s changing on the new sire summaries
    • Speaker – James Koltes
  • Nov 30-Dec 1 – 4th Annual Women in Ag Leadership Conference
  • December 16 – 12:00 pm CT Stress, generational communication and the family
    • Speaker – Larry Tranel
Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council:
  • November 10-12Annual Meeting – Virtual Conference
  • November 16 – DCRC Webinar: “Maximizing Fertility While Minimizing Timed AI Use” (“Maximizando fertilidade e, ao mesmo temp, minimizando o uso de IA em tempo fixo”), presented in Portuguese
National Mastitis Council:
  • November 19 – 2:00 pm CT Improving Udder Health through Better Bedding Management
    • Speaker – Sandra Godden
University of Nebraska Dairy Extension:
  • November 10 – 11:00 am CT Low Forage and Non-forage Fiber Feeding Strategies
    • Speaker – Kirby Krogstad
  • December 8 – 11:00 am CT Feeding Strategies with Low Quality and Quantity Forages
    • Speaker – Paul Kononoff
Dairy Calf and Heifer Association:
  • April 6-8, 2021 DCHA Annual Conference, Appleton WI
FARM, Farmers Assuring Responsible Management:
  • November 4 – 12:00 pm CT FARM Program Overview
    • Speaker – Emily Yesier Stepp
  • November 11 – 12:00 pm CT Farmer Role within the Program
    • Speaker – Beverly Hampton Phifer
  • December 2 – 12:00 pm CT Animal Care
    • Speaker – Emily Yesier Stepp
  • December 16 – 12:00 pm CT Environmental Stewardship
    • Speaker – Nicole Ayache
  • January 6, 2021 – 12:00 pm CT Antibiotic Stewardship
    • Speaker – Jamie Jonker, Ph.D.
  • January 20, 2021 – 12:00 pm CT Workforce Development
    • Speaker – Nicole Ayache