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.
- Anne-Marieke Smid, University of British Columbia (current affiliation: University of Calgary), Dairy cattle preference for different types of outdoor access
- Katherine Creutzinger, Ohio State University, Stocking density impacts group-housed cows’ ability to seek isolation before calving
- Brooklyn Wagner, North Carolina State University, Timely euthanasia of dairy cattle: exploring the producer perspective