Dairy Webinar to Discuss Youngstock Housing

12/29/2012 7:00 AM

A Technology Tuesdays webinar on Youngstock Housing Needs will broadcast 8:30-10 a.m. Jan. 8.

Topics will 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.

Jud Heinrichs, professor in Penn State’s Department of Animal Science, and Dan McFarland and John Tyson, Penn State Extension engineers, will lead the discussion.

Registration is free but required by noon the day before by calling 888-373-7232, or visiting http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/technologytuesdays.

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 dfm6<\@>psu.edu or John Tyson at jtt107<\@>psu.edu.


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