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CNC Agenda

2019 Conference Agenda

Tuesday, October 22

Pre-Conference Symposium Sponsored By Micronutrients

“No Guts, No Glory: Strategies Supporting a Healthy Digestive System”

1:00 p.m. Welcome
Scott Fry
1:05 p.m. Could Your Trace Mineral Program Be Doing More Harm Than Good?
Dr. Sara Kvidera, Micronutrients
1:50 p.m. Current Concepts in Fiber Digestion: Focus on Source of Forage and Trace Mineral  
Mr. Michael Miller, Miner Institute
2:35 p.m. Break
3:05 p.m. Effects of Low Feed Intake on Gastrointestinal Function
Dr. Greg Penner, University of Saskatchewan
3:50 p.m. Causes and Metabolic Consequences of Leaky Gut
Dr. Lance Baumgard, Iowa State University
4:35 p.m. Symposium Wrap-Up
Dr. Jose Simas, Trouw Nutrition
5:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Reception

Wednesday, October 23

6:30 a.m. Breakfast, sponsored by NuTech Biosciences
7:00 a.m. Sponsored Presentation: Nutrient Delivery: Its Impact on Animal Health and Performance
Dr. PV Reddy, NuTech Biosciences
8:15 a.m. Welcome
8:20 a.m. Effects of Precision Essential Amino Acid Formulation on a Metabolizable Energy Basis for Lactating Dairy Cows
Mr. Andrew LaPierre, Cornell University
9:00 a.m. Short Chain Fatty Acid Absorption and Metabolism
Dr. Greg Penner, University of Saskatchewan
9:40 a.m. Maynard Award Presentation
Dr. Tom Overton, Cornell University
9:50 a.m. Break
10:10 a.m. Inflammation and Calcium Homeostasis: Potential Implications for the Transition Period
Dr. Lance Baumgard, Iowa State University
10:50 a.m. Can We Enrich Chicken with Nutrients Deficient in the US Public?
Dr. Xingen Lei, Cornell University
11:30 a.m. Biomarkers of Oxidative Stress in Transition Cows
Dr. Lorraine Sordillo, Michigan State University
12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Herd Management Milk Analysis: Jersey vs. Holstein and Between Lab Agreement of Results
Dr. Dave Barbano, Cornell University
2:10 p.m. New Research on Nutrition and Management of Milking Sheep
Ms. Niko Kochendoerfer, Cornell University
2:50 p.m. Break
3:10 p.m. Where’s the Beef? The Changing Face of Animal Agriculture in the Northeast
Dr. Mike Baker, Cornell University
3:50 p.m. Acidosis: Beyond pH and Rumen
Dr. Ian Lean, University of Sydney, Australia
4:30 p.m. Strategies for Managing Feed Variability to Improve Precision of Nutrient Delivery
Dr. Kristan Reed, Cornell University
5:15 p.m. Graduate Student Poster Session
5:15 p.m. Conference Reception

Thursday, October 24

6:30 a.m. Breakfast, sponsored by Novus International
7:00 a.m. Sponsored Presentation: Addressing Oxidative Stress in the Transition Cow and her Calf
Dr. Angel Abuelo, Michigan State University
8:15 a.m. Welcome
8:20 a.m. Dietary Lecithin Supplementation and Fatty Acid Digestibility in Cows
Dr. Joe McFadden, Cornell University
9:00 a.m. Charlie Sniffen Graduate Research Presentation, sponsored by Kemin Animal Nutrition & Health – North America
Using On-Farm Measures to Predict Eating Time and Feed Intake in Dairy Cattle
Michael Miller, Miner Institute
9:40 a.m. Break
10:10 a.m. Charlie Sniffen Graduate Research Presentation, sponsored by Kemin Animal Nutrition & Health – North America
Evaluation and Development of the Cornell Net Carbohydrate and Protein System v.7 Using a Unique Pasture Based Data Set
Michael Dineen, Cornell University
10:50 a.m. Choline and Methionine for Transition Dairy Cows
Dr. Tom Overton, Cornell University
11:20 a.m. What Do High Producing Herds Really Feed?
Dr. Larry Chase, Cornell University