Jim Quigley, vice president and director, Calf Operations at APC, Inc., in Ankeny, Iowa, will present Solving Colostrum Feeding Problems at the next Dairy Calf and Heifer Association (DCHA) webinar, scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 12:30 p.m. CDT.   

The webinar will include why colostrum management is challenging, points at which the process fails and strategies for using colostrum supplements and replacers to improve colostrum management. 

Quigley received his Ph.D. from Virginia Tech in 1985, and B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of New Hampshire. His research has focused on dairy calf nutrition, health and management. Jim has published more than 200 refereed journal articles and abstracts related to the nutrition and health of young calves and heifers.  

DCHA member registration is free. Click here to register. 

Non-members may register for a nominal fee of $25. Click here to register. 

The webinar is a live presentation, so participants can submit questions to Quigley that are specific to their situation.

The webinar format will be:

  • 30 minutes of presentation and followed by a 30-minute Q & A session.
  • Participants can submit questions during the session.
  • A moderator will be available to assist participants.

For more information, call (877) 434-3377), or visit www.calfandheifer.org.

Source: Dairy Calf and Heifer Association