The annual conference and trade show that make up the Central Plains Dairy Expo will kick off Tuesday, March 25, and continue through Thursday, March 27.
Breakout sessions covering a wide range of dairy management topics will run throughout the second and third day. An industry trade show and some sessions presented in Spanish also will take place. Topics of possible interest to calf and heifer raisers include:
- Is your heifer ration just a formula, or is it part of a total heifer management program?
- Fast healthy gains: Getting the best economical return with feeding milk replacer
- Assessing the baby calf diet from a nutritionist perspective
- Management practices to reduce mastitis in dairy replacement heifers