March 20 – 27, 2017 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
March 20, 2017 – Solanco Fair Grounds
March 21, 2017 – Cumberland Valley Produce
March 22, 2017 – Williamsburg Community Farm Show Building
March 23, 2016 – Benton Fire Department Building
March 24, 2017 – Manheim Brethren In Christ Church
March 27, 2017 – White Horse Fire Hall
Cost is $10 per person (non-refundable)
Limited Space – Reservations are Required
Pre-register for any location by calling our office at 888-202-3442 or 717-665-5960 by 3/10/2017.
Lunch is Provided
10:15 – 11:15am~ Factors that affect reproductive performance and economics
11:15 – 12 Noon~ Using DHIA records to help with reproductive management and new tools
12 Noon – 1pm~ Lunch
1:00 – 2:00pm~ Pregnancy Monitoring and Diagnosis, etc.
Speaker: Dr. Joseph Bender
Dr. Joseph Bender is a veterinarian in Field Investigation for the Center for Animal Health and Productivity at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. He received his BS in Biology from The University of Findlay (2003), MS in Veterinary Preventive Medicine and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University (2010). His main area of work involves providing on farm consultation to dairy farmers throughout Pennsylvania to increase production and profitability. Primary interests and teaching include dairy farm management, nutrition, reproduction, and on-farm interactions to help the sustainability of the Pennsylvania dairy industry.