December 4, 2013– Part 2 of our discussion with Paul Fricke from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Fricke led a panel discussion examining new electronic systems for managing reproduction and other activities in dairy cows.
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November 27, 2013 — Paul Fricke from the University of Wisconsin discusses activity monitoring systems as he previews to the upcoming Herdsperson Conference, December 4th and 5th sponsored by PDPW.
(11/20/13) We continue our conversation with Rob Wilson, trainer and consultant with the Gap Partnership, about the art of the negotiation.
November 13, 2013 — It’s time to start thinking about the 2014 PDPW Managers Academy January 14-16 in Sacramento, California. The focus this year will be on improving negotiation skills. Rob Wilson is a trainer and consultant with The Gap Partnership and tells us why it is an important skill to hone.
November, 6, 2013 — We continue our discussion with Dr. Rebecca Brotzman from the University of Wisconsin school of Veterinary Medicine. This time, installing supplemental positive pressure tube ventilation systems to clear the air and provide comfort to cows moving inside the barn during the cold weather.
(10/30/13) “Clearing the air” in calf barns. As calves are moving indoors, some discussion with Dr. Rebecca Brotzman from the University of Wisconsin school of Veterinary Medicine.
(10/23/13) The upcoming PDPW Calf Care workshops in Wisconsin will include large animal expert Amelia Woolums from the University of Georgia. She will be addressing effective calf vaccinations. Get all the details in this Dairyline podcast.
(10/16/13) A preview of next week’s Dairy Feed and Nutrition conference in Wisconsin. University of Illinois Extension Dairy Specialist Dr. Mike Hutjens will be the moderator.
(10/9/13) PDPW Executive Director, Shelly Mayer fills us in on what professional dairy producers have been up to in 2013.
(10/2/13) Bill Baker is at World Dairy Expo and he caught up with Debbie Reinhart, Development Specialist with the Professional Dairy Producers Foundation. They talk pie (and fundraising) in this Dairyline podcast.