Farm Ready Research is Extension’s agriculture winter webinar meeting series for farmers and ag professionals. Join the webinars to learn the most up-to-date information on topics from dairy and livestock production to farm management resources. Sessions begin December 2020 and run through April 2021. See a full list of topics at go.wisc.edu/FarmReadyResearch
UW-Madison Extension Cow/Calf Days and Wisconsin Feeder Workshops will be combined to create the Wisconsin Beef Special Edition Webinar Series. Join your local Extension Livestock Program Educators, UW Specialists, and esteemed keynote speakers as they present current topics on beef production. Take the opportunity to learn from and discuss with experts on the following dates or listen to the recording when it works best for you (registration required). Each session will begin at 7 PM CT with a presentation followed by a Q& A session until 8:30 PM CT.
Jan 12, 2021 – An Update on Mineral and Vitamin Needs for Beef Cattle* – Dr. Stephanie Hansen, Iowa State University
Jan 26-28, 2021 – Driftless Region Beef Conference – Register at: http://www.aep.iastate.edu/beef/
Feb 9, 2021 – Management of Newly Weaned Calves in the Feedlot* – Dr. Dan Thompson, DVM, Iowa State University
Feb 23, 2021 – Hairy Heel Wart: A Threat for the Health and Production of Cattle in Beef Operations* – Dr. Dorte Dopfer, UW-Madison School of Veterinarian Medicine
Mar 9, 2021 – Pasture Weed Management – Dr. Mark Renz, UW-Madison Extension Specialist
Mar 23, 2021 – Direct Marketing Meat and Introduction to Meat Suite – Matt LeRoux, Cornell Cooperative Extension
*Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) education credits will be available for those currently certified upon completion of session.
Register here: go.wisc.edu/FarmReadyResearch