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Dairy cattle genomics workshop set for Oct. 2 in Madison, Wisconsin

Published on 28 August 2018

Two collaborative research and extension teams, which include faculty from Washington State University, University of Idaho, USDA-ARS, University of Florida, University of Missouri, Colorado State University, Ohio State University and Cornell, will be offering a dairy cattle genomics workshop on Oct. 2 in Madison, Wisconsin.

Topics to be discussed include:
  • Genomics, fertility and health – Research updates
    • J. Dalton, University of Idaho, and G. Schuenemann, Ohio State University
  • Where do we go from here?
    • D. Moore, Washington State University

Who should attend?

  • Dairy producers and managers, veterinarians, allied industry and extension faculty. Experience with genomics is not required.

The workshop is free and will be held from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Wyndham Garden Hotel Madison Fitchburg, 2969 Cahill Main, Fitchburg, Wisconsin. Please contact Joe Dalton to reserve a space by calling (208) 459-6365 or via email.

This workshop is made possible through a UDSA-NIFA-AFRI grant.  end mark

—News release provided by Joe Dalton of the University of Idaho