Healthy, Hardy Heifers! Virtual Series Fall 2021

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October 1, 2021
October 8, 2021
October 15, 2021
October 22, 2021
October 29, 2021
November 5, 2021
November 12, 2021
November 19, 2021


Fridays from 12pm-12:45pm




South Central New York Dairy & Field Crops

Betsy J Hicks

CCE Regional Ag Teams are excited to offer this NEW heifer series! Join us VIRTUALLY for an 8-week series on heifer management topics from post-weaning to calving! This series will be offered virtually via Zoom every Friday starting October 1st, 2021, at 12:00 pm EST. Sessions will be ~30 - 45 minutes in length, with a question & answer period at the end.

Fridays at 12:00-12:45 pm EST

  • October 1 —Series Kick-Off Murilo Carvhalo, Holstein Canada
  • October 8—Transition After Weaning,CCE NCRAT Dairy Specialists
  • October 15 — Pre-Breeding Comfort and Nutrition, CCE NCRAT and SCNY Dairy Specialists
  • October 22—Hoof Health, Dr. Dorte Doepfer, UW Madison 
  • October 29 —Repro Strategies, Dr. Julio Giordano, Cornell
  • November 5—Bred Heifers, Dr. Tom Tylutki, AMTS
  • November 12—Pre-calving Nutrition, Dr. Mike van Amburgh, Cornell
  • November 19—Pre-calving Comfort and Facilities, Dr. Katy Proudfoot, UPEI

This program is offered at NO COST thanks to our generous sponsors! 

For registration help/questions, please contact: Donette Griffith, / 607-391-2662

Sessions offered online (via Zoom)  at 12:00 pm EST* Zoom link arrives in your registration confirmation email. 


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