Technology Tuesdays: Youngstock Housing Needs free online workshop designed for dairy producers, their employees and advisers will be held on January 8, 8:30 -10:00 AM (EDT/EST).
A good youngstock raising program is essential to the continued success of any dairy operation. The system must compliment the individual dairy's needs and management style.
Topics include determining system size, group sizes, calf and heifer housing alternatives, animal treatment and management needs, designing a total system and evaluating usefulness of existing facilities. Presented by Dr. Jud Heinrichs, professor Penn State Department of Animal Science; Dan McFarland and John Tyson, Penn State Extension Engineers.
Registration is free, but is required no later than noon the day before the session that you wish to participate in. You may register by phone at 888-373-7232, or online at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/technologytuesdays. If you are unable to access the webinar live, the sessions are recorded for use at a later time and can be found at http://extension.psu.edu/animals/dairy/health/educational-programs/technology
For more information, call the Penn State Extension Dairy Team Office at 888-373-7232 or contact Dan McFarland at firstname.lastname@example.org or John Tyson at email@example.com