Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Animal Well-Being Conference
March 8, 2013
at the Liberty Hall Banquet and Conference Center
UW-Extension will be hosting its fourth annual conference on March 8, 2013 in Kimberly, WI to address the emerging issue of animal handling and well-being.
Program Learning Objectives and Intended Outcomes:
- Increase knowledge or understanding of improved dairy and beef cattle animal handling practices.
- Expand awareness and improve understanding about the science and politics of farm animal care here in the Upper Midwest, throughout the United States and around the world.
- Build new or existing partnerships between dairy and beef producers, veterinarians, related agencies and organizations to address the emerging agriculture policy issue of animal welfare in Wisconsin.
- Identify and connect key individuals interested in addressing future educational/policy efforts related to animal care or welfare.
Check out the conference’s website here for more information and registration.
Click here for the conference brochure.