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    • First Fresheners: Getting Your Dairy Employees Off to a Good Start 

      O'Rourke, Melissa (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      The topics of this presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, include the importance of job analysis and ...
    • Hay-based Diets for Horses: Matching Horse Type to Hay Type 

      Suagee-Bedore, Jessica (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      The topics of this presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, include horse biology and diversity within ...
    • Increasing the Demand & Consumption of Turkey 

      Cooper, Gary (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      This presentation describes the Cooper Farms agricultural corporation, specifically its employees, company statistics, types of foods processed, locations of processing plants, pasteurization and gestation programs, and more.
    • Management Techniques to Improve Silage Quality 

      Muck, Rich (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, describes management techniques to improve silage quality, ...
    • Mid-Atlantic Secure Milk Supply 

      Paulson, Eric (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      This presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, covers the following topics: FMD = National animal health ...
    • Milk Fatty Acid Composition to Support Management of Feeding, Health and Reproduction in Dairy Cows 

      Barbano, Dave; Mellili, Caterina (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, discusses the current status of precision management milk ...
    • Milk Price Recovery or Not: Feeding and Management Strategies Facing Different Scenarios 

      St-Pierre, Normand (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, discusses big practices affecting milk prices, yearly ...
    • Mycotoxins Management in Beef Cattle and Dairy: How to Control and Manage Them 

      Asher, Randy (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, covered the following topics: • Do we have a mycotoxin ...
    • Program : 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College 

      Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02)
      This document is the program - which contains a list of presenters, the titles of their presentations, and the times of these presentations - for the 71st Annual Convention of the 2017 Virginia State Feed Association ...
    • The Road Ahead--Smooth or Rough? 

      Olney, Todd (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      The topics of this presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, include driver recruitment and retention, ...
    • Use of High-Concentrate or High-Forage Diets for Transition Dairy Cows 

      Grummer, Ric R. (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      The objective of this presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, was to provide a historical review of ...
    • Veterinary Feed Directive: Welcome to 2017 

      Mills, Angela (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      The regulatory environment changed January 1, 2017 for producers who wish to continue to use certain antibiotics in feed & water for animals. - Education is key to understanding the rules and how to maintain compliance. - ...