For the first time in more than a decade, the entire dairy genetic community will gather in February to discuss the long-term future.

A three-day workshop, Advancing Dairy Cattle Genetics and Beyond, will be held Feb. 17-19 in Tempe, Ariz.

Commercial dairy producers and elite breeders, A.I. industry representatives, dairy record specialists, breed association representatives, genetic researchers, dairy consultants, veterinarians, educators and graduate students are all encouraged to attend the program.

Register before Jan. 15 to save $20 on registration fees.

Click here to learn more or to register.

Industry groups are encouraged to not only send key representatives, but also to schedule board meetings in the Phoenix area around this time.