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Grazing Systems and Forage Quality of Grasses for Organic Dairy Production Webinar by eOrganic

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar about grass forage species in grazing systems on certified organic dairy farms. The webinar will take place on February 11, 2016 at 2 p.m. Eastern Time,1 p.m. Central, 12 p.m. Mountain and 11 a.m. Pacific Time. The webinar is free and open to...

Connections Between Biodiversity and Livestock Well-Being

Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar focused on research that is exploring the connections between biodiversity and livestock well-being. The webinar will take place on January 14, 2016 at 2 p.m. Eastern Time, 1 p.m. Central, 12 p.m. Mountain and 11 a.m. Pacific Time. The webinar...

Bovine Fatty Acids: From Forage to Milk

Thursday, December 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST

About the WebinarIn this webinar, PhD students Melissa Brainbridge and Caleb Goossen will provide an overview of bovine fatty acids, and how pasture and other fresh forages like summer annuals affect the fatty acid profile of milk as well as animal production.About the...

Manure as a Solid Waste and Clean Air Issues in Animal Agriculture Webinar

Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Shannon Ferrell

2015 has seen interesting development in legal issues related to livestock production. In January 2015, a federal district judge ruled that manure (stored or applied to a field) could become a solid waste under federal environmental laws. At the same time, a consortium of...

Learning from our observations of pastures and livestock: preventing problems on the organic dairy

Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on preventing pasture problems on the organic dairy farm by Sarah Flack. The webinar will take place on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 11 AM Pacific Time, 12 PM Mountain, 1 PM Central, 2 PM Eastern Time. The webinar is free and open to the ...

Treatment and Prevention of Subclinical Hypocalcemia

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Dr. Garret Oetzel, Professor at University of Wisconsin-MadisonDr. Oetzel will cover methods for both prevention and control of subclinical hypocalcemia.

Introducing Radishes into the Organic Dairy Pasture Webinar by eOrganic

Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on considerations for introducing radishes into the organic pasture by Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Fay Benson and Liz Burrichter. The webinar will take place on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 11 AM Pacific Time, 12 PM Mountain, 1 PM...

Considerations for Out-Wintering the Organic Dairy Herd Webinar by eOrganic

Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on considerations for out-wintering the organic dairy herd by Dr. Brad Heins. The webinar will take place on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 11 AM Pacific Time, 12 PM Mountain, 1 PM Central, 2 PM Eastern Time. The webinar is free...

Causes and Implications of Subclinical Hypocalcemia

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Dr. Jess Goff, Professor of Biomedical Sciences at Iowa State UniversityIn this session, Dr. Goff will define subclinical hypocalcemia and its causes. He will also discuss the implications of subclinical hypocalcemia on cow health, with some emphasis on immune suppression.

Effective Management of Farm Employees

Monday, October 6, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Phil Durst, Stan Moore

Durst and Moore will discuss the results of phone interviews with 158 employees from 11 dairy farms, including: Employee turnover rate and employee engagement Management makes a difference Focus employees on achieving performance standards Providing opportunities to...

Bioaerosols from Feedlots and Dairy Farm Operations

Friday, May 23, 2014 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by John Brooks, Rebecca Larson, Robert Dungan

Concentrated animal feeding operations can create large amounts of aerosols, comprised of dust, odors, and biological particles. Dairy and feedlot operations can generate these aerosols during both waste application and animal activity throughout the day. It is well known...

Birdsfoot Trefoil as a Forage on Organic Dairy Farms Webinar by eOrganic

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Birdsfoot Trefoil as a forage on organic dairy farms with Dr. Jennifer MacAdam, Utah State University, on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 2 PM Eastern Time (1 PM Central, 12 PM Mountain, 11 AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the ...

Milking System Design and Analysis

Monday, April 7, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Roger Thomson, DVM, Milk Quality ConsultantThe milking system is the heart of any dairy operation, and requires a lot of consideration! Dr. Thomson will talk about the design and analysis of a milking system, including: some reasons a producer might consider...

NRCS EQIP Organic Initiative and Organic Dairy Farms

Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on NRCS programs for organic dairy farms with Oregon Tilth's Sarah Brown on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 2 PM Eastern Time (1 PM Central, 12 PM Mountain, 11 AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public and advance registration is...

Economics of Organic Dairy Farming by eOrganic

Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Bob Parsons

Join eOrganic for a webinar on the economics of organic dairy farming with Dr. Bob Parsons on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2 PM Eastern Time (1 PM Central, 12 PM Mountain, 11 AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public and advance...