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Polled Genetics Panel at Empire Farm Days

Polled Genetics Panel at Empire Farm Days on Tuesday, August 6


Seneca Falls, NY – DairyBusiness Communications in partnership with the NY Holstein Association is sponsoring a free Polled Genetics Panel at Empire Farm Days on Tuesday, August 6 at 12:30pm at Rodman Lott & Son Farms, Seneca Falls, NY.


Dr. Kimberly Morrill, a Cornell Cooperative Extension Regional Dairy Specialist in Northern New York and a Past-President of the Red & White Dairy Cattle Association, moderates the panel. Panelists include:


Bryan Quanbury of Dairy Bulls Online, a marketing and distribution service for breeders, in Walkerton, Ontario, Canada


John Burket of Burket Falls Farm, East Freedom, PA, with 100 Registered Holsteins, 80 percent polled. Burket is a member of the Holstein Genetic Advancement Committee.


Nate Faus, Rollen N’s Dairy Herd Manager, Rock Stream, NY, with red and white polled Holsteins.


The panel discussion follows the 10:30am DairyProfit Seminar: A Portrait of the Next Generation, the American Dairy Association and Dairy Council update at 12:00pm, and a picnic lunch sponsored by DairyBusiness Communications in the DairyProfit Seminar Center at Empire Farm Days.


The 300-acre Empire Farm Days provides exhibits and activities offered by more than 600-agricultural industry representatives; educational workshops; demonstrations of live horse round pen training, cattle handling, small livestock care, and agricultural plastics recycling; farm safety and farm family displays; BBQ tents, and much more: www.empirefarmdays.com.