Beef Field Day
 

Beef Field Day
October 13, 2004

 

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM - "Ask the Expert - Open House"

Demonstrations:

Persistent BVD - Dr. Gerald Stokka, DVM, Pfizer Animal Health

Carcass ultrasound demonstration - Loala steers
Doug Landblom, Research Scientist, Dickinson Research Extension Center
Dr. Chris Schauer, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Hettinger Research Extension Center

Research on Livestock Waste Systems - Bridget Johnson, Livestock Nutrient Management Specialist, Dickinson Research Extension Center

CalfAID - Electronic ID demonstration - Mick Riesinger, Livestock/Bio-security Specialist

Booths:

By-product feeds and & ration balancing
Dr. Chip Poland , Livestock Specialist, Dickinson Research Extension Center
Dr. Greg Lardy, NDSU Extension Beef Specialist
Harvey Peterson, Golden Valley County Extension Agent

Grass Demonstration - Dr. Lee Manske, Range Management Specialist, Dickinson Research Extension Center

Noon - BBQ Lunch - Director's Comments - Kris Ringwall, Director, DREC

1:00 PM - DREC Ranch Activities

Section 19 Tour

Extensive grazing system - Nutrition and the Environment
Dr. Chip Poland , Livestock Specialist, DREC
Bridget Johnson, Livestock Nutrient Management Specialist, DREC

Facility Tour - Garry Ottmar, Ranch Manager, DREC

Hay Feeding Study - Doug Landblom, Research Scientist, DREC

Section 16

Early vs. Normal Weaning Project
Body Condition Score demonstration
Doug Landblom, Research Scientist, DREC

4:30 PM - Keynote Speaker

Feeding Strategies in Drought - John Paterson, Extension Beef Specialist, Montana State University

5:30 PM - Twilight Tour of Ranch

 

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