Midwest Dairy Day

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Northeast Iowa Dairy Foundation, and Northeast Iowa Community College collaborate to offer the Midwest Dairy Day every fall. This year's program will provide in-depth information on the practical use and design considerations of automatic calf feeding systems. Midwest Dairy Day is open to all dairy producers, students and industry persons.


10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Check-in | Iowa's Dairy Center, Lobby

10:30 - 10:50 a.m. What's New in Automatic Calf Feeders? A Research Update
                    Jennifer Bentley, Dairy Field Specialist Iowa State University Extension & Outreach

10:50 a.m. - Noon Automatic Calf Feeder Facility Design
                    Courtney Halbach, Associate Outreach Specialist, The Dairyland Initiative

Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00 - 1:30 p.m. Measuring Air Quality: A Ventilation Demonstration at Iowa's Dairy Center Calf Barn
                    Courtney Halbach, Associate Outreach Specialist, The Dairyland Initiative

1:30 - 3 p.m. Automatic Calf Feeder Facility Tour
                    Kevin & Gayleen Moeller, Ridgeway, IA

This program is free of charge, thanks to the generous support of local businesses.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 23