Penn State Extension Technology Tuesday Webinar Series

Don't miss the next Technology Tuesday Seminar from Penn State Extension on October 22nd. Subject is Housing & Management Characteristics of Dairy Farms Using Robotic Milking Technology.

Technology Tuesdays is a series of free online workshops available to anyone with a computer and an internet connection. Designed for dairy producers, their employees and advisors, this series includes presentations on dairy farm facilities design, dairy cattle behavior, nutrition, financing and labor.

Upcoming Events

Precision Agriculture in Dairy Housing

When: October 8, 2013, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Robotic Milking Edition: Housing & Management Characteristics of Dairy Farms Using Robotic Milking Technology

When: October 22, 2013, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Robotic Milking Edition: Facility Design for Robotic Milking Dairies

When: November 26, 2013, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Bedding for Dairy Cows: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

When: December 10, 2013, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


 Is Group Calf Housing for You?

When: January 14, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


 Robotic Milking Edition: Financing a Robotic Milking Start-up

When: January 28, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Heat Stress Abatement in Dairy Shelters

When: February 11, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Robotic Milking Edition: Feed Management in a Robotic Milking Dairy & Success Factors for a Successful Robot Start-up.

When: February 25, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Dairy Housing Lighting for Convenience & Performance

When: March 11, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Robotic Milking Edition: Relationships Between Humans, Animals and Technology

When: March 25, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Getting a Handle on Lameness

When: April 8, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Robotic Milking Edition: Cow Behavior in a Robotic Milking Dairy

When: April 29, 2014, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: online


Registration information can be found on the above event links

Course Details

Technology Tuesdays is a series of free online workshops available to anyone with a computer and an internet connection. Designed for dairy producers, their employees and advisors, this series includes presentations on dairy farm facilities design, dairy cattle behavior, nutrition, financing and labor.

Transitioning from conventional milking to robotic milking offers potential benefits and obstacles for both the dairy farmer and the dairy cow. Learn about the challenges and benefits faced by dairy farmers as they made the transition to robotic milking.

Webinars are available to anyone with a computer and an internet connection.

All sessions are held 8:30-10:00 a.m. (EDT/EST.)

This webinar series qualifies for 1 SmartStart credits for every 2 webinars from AgChoice Farm Credit.

Sponsor

Advanced Comfort Technology, Inc

Recorded Webinars

Watch recordings of past webinars

For More Information

Penn State Extension Dairy Team Office at 888-373-7232

Dan McFarland at

John Tyson at j

Mat Haan at

More Information

Dairy herd management resources

Milkproduction.com

Milkproduction.com