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Dairy Cattle Welfare Council Webinar Series with Dr. Gerard Cramer

Event date: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm today are very different than they used to be, yet have a strong interest in where their food comes from, including how food animals are raised and handled. To help build consumer trust in dairy products, the Dairy Cattle Welfare Council (DCWC) is pleased to offer the webinar series for 2018. The one-hour live educational sessions are available to attendees from across the United States as well as around the world.

Webinars are free of charge, but you must register online in advance.

Lameness Myths and Reality
Dr. Gerard Cramer; Associate Professor, University of Minnesota
Date: February 13, 2018
Time: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time


In this session, Dr. Gerard Cramer will discuss some of the latest research in the world of lameness and bust some myths and share current realities. This session will give you some tangible ideas on how to approach lameness at the herd and cow levels.

Webinars are geared toward dairy farmers, veterinarians, consultants, industry, Extension/academia, and government representatives interested in many aspects of dairy cattle welfare. Professional, undergraduate, and graduate students are strongly encouraged to participate.