Updates on Local and Regional Research Projects

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Updates on Local and Regional Research Projects

Hear the latest results from researchers from UVM, UNH, and USDA-ARS conducting innovative research to answer critical questions in the organic dairy industry. Project areas include bedded pack microbiology, perennial forage production and quality, grazing annual forages, and more!

Dr. John Barlow is an associate professor in UVM’s Department of Animal Science where he conducts microbiological research related to dairy cattle health and disease.

Dr. Kathy Soder and Dr. David Jaramillo are animal scientists at USDA-ARS where they conduct research on manipulating pasture systems and grazing behavior to maximize forage and animal productivity.

Miriam Snider is a PhD candidate in UVM’s Department of Animal Science where she studies forage digestion kinetics to optimize production in high forage dairy cattle rations.

Dr. Andre Brito is an associate professor in UNH’s Department of Agriculture, Nutrition, and Food Systems where he studies maximizing dietary nutrient utilization from forages in dairy cattle.

Location:

Online

Address:

278 S MAIN ST
STE 2
St. Albans, VT 05478
United States

Cost:

Free

Contact Name:

Susan Brouillette