Note: The Dairy Beef Short Course varies between tours and classroom programs.
The 2024 I-29 Moo University Dairy Beef Short Course is scheduled for Thursday, March 21 as part of the finale for the Central Plains Dairy Expo. It will be held in the auditorium of the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls.
The focus of this years’ program is economics, marketing opportunities and genetics.
“We are excited for the new location,” said Fred Hall, dairy specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach. “The larger venue allows for comfortable seating with tables and chairs and an enjoyable learning experience.”
Presenters and topics will include:
There will also be a morning and afternoon Q & A session moderated by Dr. Warren Rusche from South Dakota State University.
Registration fee is $70 per adult plus $15 if a printed copy of the proceedings is desired. College students may register for a discounted rate of $20. A lunch will be provided.
To register, visit https://go.iastate.edu/24DBSC or mail the registration fee with your contact information and any dietary restrictions to Fred Hall at 400 Central Ave., NW, Suite 700, Orange City, IA 51041. Preregistration deadline is March 8.
If attendees also plan to attend the Central Plains Dairy Expo, they should register for that in advance at https://www.centralplainsdairy.com/registration/.
Questions can be directed to Fred at 712-737-4230 or email@example.com.
"I liked how everyone talked and asked questions, it was more like a conversation and less like they were talking at you."
by Bill Halfman, UW-Madison Extension Monroe County