I-29 Moo University Dairy Tour Focuses on Key Animal Care Protocols

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Treat Me Right Implementing Best Management Practices Summer Tour, held August 3, 2018, the I-29 Moo University will be highlighting best management practices on two South Dakota dairy farms, Boadwine Farms, Baltic and Crosswind Jerseys, Elkton.  During the tour there will be discussions of farm biosecurity practices and table top demonstrations of humane euthanasia techniques. To ensure animal health and welfare, along with employee safety, there will also be discussions covering low-stress cow handling, newborn calf care and handling non-ambulatory animals or animals which are temporarily unable to walk. Read more or Register.

The FY2019 programming year for the I-29 Moo University is soon to start with our upcoming Summer Tour on August 3rd.