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2017 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference

April 12, 2017

Holiday Inn, Liverpool/Syracuse, NY

Presented by PRO-DAIRY and Northeast Agribusiness & Feed Alliance

**New in 2017** Join us on Tuesday evening, April 11 for a pre-conference reception with speakers and sponsors from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Agenda - April 12, 2017

(6 ARPAS CEUs available)

8:00 a.m. Registration opens
Exhibits open
9:00 a.m. Welcome
Dr. Tom Overton, Cornell University, PRO-DAIRY Program
Dr. Rick Grant, Miner Institute
9:15 a.m. Feeding the Robotic Milking Herd
Mr. Jack Rodenburg, DairyLogix
10:15 a.m. Break
Exhibits open
10:45 a.m. Feeding for High Milk Components
Dr. Tom Overton, Cornell University PRO-DAIRY
11:45 a.m. Networking Lunch
Exhibits open
1:15 p.m. Current Update for Minerals
Dr. Bill Weiss, The Ohio State University
2:15 p.m. Forage Management: Low Lignin Alfalfa, Moisture Content and Leaf Loss at Harvest
Dr. Dan Undersander, University of Wisconsin
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. High Forage Diets: How to Make it Work - Producer Panel
Moderator: Corwin Holtz, Holtz Nelson Dairy Consultants
4:30 p.m. Adjourn