Looking for the latest information on raising calves and heifers? Interested in the newest products and services to manage replacement animals? You will find this and much more at the 2010 Dairy Calf and Heifer Association (DCHA) conference March 23-25 in Lexington, Ky.

The DCHA conference is your one-stop source for information and resources related to calves and heifers.

Keynote speakers at the conference include Tom Shay of Profits+Plus, who will discuss employee management; Charlie Arnot of CMA, who will talk about consumer expectations and building public trust in our industry; and Roger Cady of Elanco Animal Health, who will analyze current trends in the U.S. dairy industry. In addition, the conference will include breakout sessions on accelerated feeding, colostrum management, protocols and labor management, writing strong contracts, feed efficiency, managed grazing, lender relationships, automatic feeding systems and more. New for this year, topics have been organized so that Wednesday, March 24 is Calf Day and Thursday, March 25 is Heifer Day.

You don’t want to miss this opportunity for “Racing with the Best” producers, industry representatives and university researchers and expanding your knowledge and your network. For more information, call (877) 434-3377 or visit www.calfandheifer.org.

The Dairy Calf and Heifer Association is offering its conference attendees a free pass for Wed. March 24. Details can be found here.