2019 Tri-State Dairy Nutrition Conference

Undergraduate Program

1) Undergraduate students are encouraged to attend the Tri-State Dairy Nutrition Conference and its associated programs. All students MUST register for the Conference and its programs under Register; however, there is no registration fee and lodging will be available for Monday and Tuesday evenings [during the entire Tri-State Conference] for all students attending the Conference. Students must request lodging reservations via the website or by completing and returning the information on the registration flyer. Students will be expected to share rooms, possibly even with students from different states if necessary.

 

2) Although not required for attendance at the Conference, undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in the student presentation competition described here. Presentations can be made on original research or by review of a dairy nutrition topic. For additional information on the student competition, contact Dr. Adam Lock, Michigan State University, allock@msu.edu .

2019 Undergraduate Program

Tri-State Dairy Nutrition Conference

 

Monday, April 22

1:30 – 5:30 pm Students can attend or participate in the Student Competitions (Jefferson Rooms)


5:30 – 6:30 pm Dinner hosted by ARPAS and the Tri-State Dairy Nutrition Conference (Anthony Wayne Ballroom)


7:00 – 10:00 pm Undergraduate social at Pro Bowl West (https://probowlwest.com). We will depart from the conference registration table at 7:00 pm.

 

Tuesday, April 23

8:30 – 9:00 am Breakfast with Dr. David Kohl (Virginia Tech) to discuss the economic outlook of the dairy industry.


9:00 am Students planning on attending the Wal-Mart visit should meet at the registration table.


9:30 – 11:00 am Tour of Walmart’s new milk processing plant


12:00 – 12:45 Lunch at Grand Wayne Center


12:50 – 5:35 pm Attend Conference and visit with exhibitors

 

*All schools must provide their own transportation to Pro Bowl West and Walmart.

For additional information about the Undergraduate Program, contact Dr. Elizabeth Karcher, Purdue University, ekarcher@purdue.edu .

Tri-State Dairy Nutrition Conference
 
April 22-24, 2019
Grand Wayne Center
120 West Jefferson Boulevard
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802

Michigan State University
Dept. of Animal Science

 

Michigan State University 
Dairy Extension Website

Purdue University
Dept. of Animal Science 

Purdue University 
Dairy Extension Website