JUNEAU, Wis. — This week’s episodes of The Dairy Signal from Professional Dairy Producers (PDPW) will feature two interactive conversations with dairy industry experts. Tune in Tuesday for a review of colostrum benefits and quality. On Wednesday, Dan Basse will return for a market update. There will be no episode on Thursday, Nov. 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
A few more details here:
Tuesday, Nov. 21
Go beyond the basics in this interactive discussion about colostrum, including what is in it and the factors that influence colostrum quality. Learn why feeding colostrum more than once can benefit newborn calves. Episode presenters will be:
- Dr. Sabine Mann, PhD., Associate Professor of Ambulatory and Production Medicine at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
- Trent Westhoff, PhD candidate, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Wednesday, Nov. 22
As 2023 winds down, tune in to hear about the news and trends that will influence dairy and ag markets for the rest of the year and into 2024, with a focus on how it will impact your farm or business. Episode presenter will be:
- Dan Basse, President of AgResource Company
Episodes of The Dairy Signal are now accredited through Dairy AdvanCE® (DACE), enabling dairy producers, industry professionals and students to earn continuing education units for watching. Those wishing to earn up to 0.5 DACE continuing education units per episode simply complete a brief online quiz pertaining to each specific webinar, whether live or recorded. Dairy AdvanCE is an online continuing education management tool for dairy farmers and other professionals that simplifies finding, tracking and managing continuing education units (CEUs).To learn more, visit www.DairyAdvance.org. Farmers and students are eligible for a free subscription; allied industry professionals can subscribe for a one-time fee of $75.
The Dairy Signal is a weekly series of educational episodes offering practical insights and resources for dairy farmers and food-system professionals across the value chain. Episodes air live from 12:00-1:00 PM CT each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Live sessions offer attendees the opportunity to engage in open Q&A with the speakers; recorded sessions are available shortly after episodes are aired. Access all previously broadcasted sessions at www.pdpw.org.
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Professional Dairy Producers (PDPW) is the nation’s largest dairy producer-led organization of its kind, focusing on producer professionalism, stakeholder engagement and unified outreach to share ideas, solutions, resources and experiences that help dairy producers succeed.
— Professional Dairy Producers