Sessions Tagged With 'reproduction'

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The Role of Nutrition in Reproduction

Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Milo Wiltbank

Dr. Wiltbank will join us to discuss the role nutrition plays in the reproductive health of dairy cattle.

Sire Selection Considerations for Dairy Producers

Monday, February 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST

Presenter: Chad Dechow, Penn State UniversityChoosing sires is one of the more important decisions on a dairy, affecting herd health and productivity in future generations. In this webinar, Dr. Dechow will join us to discuss some key points you should consider when...

Dairy Reproduction: Identifying Problems and Solutions for Your Herd

Monday, March 17, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Ray Nebel, Senior Reproductive Specialist for Select Sires, Inc.Many dairies experience difficulty in their reproduction programs, and a wide range of factors can affect reproductive success in a herd. In this session, Ray Nebel will take a look at some of the...

New Tools for Dairy Reproduction Programs

Monday, April 22, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Paul Fricke

Dr. Fricke will cover two areas of reproductive research that have investigated new tools for reproduction and conclude each with an economic analysis of the data. The first new tool will be the use of accelerometer systems combined with various levels of synchronization for...

Economic Analysis Tools for Dairy Reproduction Programs

Monday, April 8, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Victor Cabrera

Drs. Cabrera and Fricke of the University of Wisconsin-Madison have been working to develop some new economic analysis tools for dairy reproduction programs. Join us to hear Dr. Cabrera discuss two main decision support systems: the UW-DairyRepro$Plus and the Dairy...

Potential and Pitfalls for Genomic Selection

Monday, January 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm EST

Dr. Chad Dechow, Pennsylvania State University Join us for this session to hear Dr. Dechow review genomic technology and implementation, comparisons of early genomic predictions to actual daughter proofs, a discussion of inbreeding, and how genomics can be used as a herd...

Strategies to Improve Reproduction During Summer Heat Stress

Monday, March 5, 2012 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Todd Bilby

Reproductive failure is the number one reason dairy cows involuntarily leave the dairy farm and summer heat stress exemplifies this costly issue. However, managerial, hormonal and novel reproductive technologies are available for producers to utilize which will reduce the...