This will be a webinar where we will showcase research related to dairy cattle welfare. These individuals were selected to present at the 2020 Dairy Cattle Welfare Symposium which has been postponed. We would like to recognize the wonderful work being done in dairy cattle welfare by hosting these two special webinars featuring the 6 selected individuals. The selected students and presentation titles are below.
- Kaitlin Gingerich, University of Florida, Disbudding affects social behavior and use of a shelter in group-housed dairy calves
- Blair Downey, University of California – Davis, Feeding behavior and consumption in milk-fed dairy calves: from birth onwards
- Hailey Simpson, Colorado State University, Dairy worker perspectives on performing euthanasia as an essential component of their job