Provimi North America of Brookville, Ohio, announced the addition of Dr. Jim Quigley as Technical and Research Manager. He will lead company activities related to calf and heifer nutrition and management, including research, technical support, product development, marketing, sales, regulatory and quality assurance.
Prior to joining Provimi, Quigley was vice president and director of calf operations for APC Inc. in Ankeny, Iowa. He also served as vice president of research for Diamond V Mills and held positions as associate professor of dairy science at the University of Tennessee and Dairy Nutritionist at Cargill Inc.
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. He has published more than 200 refereed journal articles and abstracts related to the nutrition and health of young calves and heifers. He also has spoken throughout the world on calf management subjects and has won several awards from scientific societies for his research contributions. Quigley maintains the web site www.CalfNotes.com, a source of information related to calf management.