The first-ever Dairy Cattle Welfare Symposium in Ontario will be held Oct. 24-26, at the Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. The symposium willinclude presentations by internationally renowned experts on welfare related to feeding, housing and health of dairy calves and cows. Also addressed will be detection and management of pain in dairy cattle and calves.

The event also will feature research reports, hands-on workshops, poster sessions, commercial exhibits, networking opportunities and a gala banquet. Some portions of the event will be accessible via webcast.  An early bird discount rate is available for registrations before Sept. 1.

For more details and registration information, visit www.dairycattlewelfaresymposium.ca.