The American Dairy Science Association Discover Conference Series has announced the 12th Discover Conference on Food Animal Agriculture: Integrating Nutritional Management into Environmental Stewardship. The conference will cover topics for the pork, dairy and beef industries. The conference is April 15-18, 2007 at Abe Martin Lodge near Nashville, Ind.

The conference will encourage participants to:  

  • Consider the future challenges of environmental issues and the role of nutrition in meeting environmental objectives.
  • Brainstorm future directions of research needed to move beyond current approaches and meet these anticipated changes.
  • Put their training into practice through demonstration of tools available and sharing of information of resulting impact on excretion, air emissions and animal performance.
  • Nutrition professionals including consultants, sales and advisors, members of both the industry and academic research community, and members of governmental and regulatory agencies are encouraged to attend.

The registration fee is $395 prior to March 15, 2007 and includes all sessions and most meals. Complete conference information, including the latest program and registration form, can be accessed by following this link. To  download the conference brochure (PDF file), follow this link.

Source: ADSA Discover conference news release