The Show-Me Heifer Program Educational Seminar will focus on heifer development and use of EPD’s and genomic evaluation.
2:00 – 2:15 pm Nutritional development of replacement heifers (Eric Bailey, Ph.D.)
2:15 – 2:30 pm Using pre-breeding exams to assess development status (Jordan Thomas, Ph.D)
2:30 – 2:45 pm Setting heifers up for long-term reproductive health (Scott Poock, DVM)
2:45 – 3:15 pm Veterinary Panel: Role of the veterinarian in heifer development programs
(Drs. Voyd Brown, Steve Strubberg and Mac Wilt)
3:15 – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 – 4:00 pm EPD basics and genomics evaluation (Jared Decker, Ph.D)
4:00 – 4:30 pm Show-Me Select Program overview and impacts
(David Patterson, Ph.D & Scott Brown, Ph.D)
4:30 – 5:00 pm Show-Me Select Program Producer Panel
Veterinary Continuing Education Available: 2.5 contact hours from the MU College of Veterinary Medicine.
Even though this event will be held during the Missouri Cattlemen’s annual convention, registration for the convention is not required, nor is pre-registration for this event.
Jan. 4, 2019
Time 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location Holiday Inn Executive Center
2200 Interstate 70 Drive Southwest
Columbia, MO 65203
This program offered by:
Continuing Veterinary Education