Join us for the MSU Beef Extension Spring Webinar Series! Every Thursday:  April 23rd – May 21st

***Free and open to the public. ***

April 23rd

Advancements in synchronization of estrusDr. David Patterson, University of Missouri

April 30th

Fertility in beef cattle – the bullDr. Tom Geary, USDA-ARS

May 7th

Grazing behavior of rangeland cattle – replacement heifers and young cowsDr. Jeff Mosley, MSU

May 14th

Novel nutritional approaches to improve reproductionDr. Rodrigo Marques, MSU

May 21st

In vitro-produced cattle embryosDr. Sarah McCoski, MSU

 Seminar I --- April 23rd  Topic: Using Estrus Synchronization Protocols

 Our Speaker:  Dr. David Patterson, MSU Alumnus, Montana Native and Chancellor’s Professor at the University of Missouri

Dr. David Patterson is a member of the faculty in the Division of Animal Sciences at the University of Missouri. Patterson completed his B.S. and M.S. degrees at Montana State University. Research for his MS degree was conducted at the USDA Livestock and Range Research Laboratory in Miles City, MT. Patterson received his Ph.D. in reproductive physiology from Kansas State University. Dr. Patterson’s research efforts have gained wide industry acceptance, and resulted in new strategies to synchronize estrous cycles of postpartum beef cows and replacement beef heifers.

When:  Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm Mountain Time

How to access: This webinar will be hosted through WebEx. An internet connection is required for video connection. You do not need a webcam or microphone to participate. If using a smartphone or tablet, it is recommended to download the WebEx App and use the webinar ID. For audio only, you can use your computer speakers or simply your phone to call in using the number provided.

To join by computer:            Meeting number:  929 423 889

WebEx password:  PpN3R2Xsb8T

Link: https://montana.webex.com/montana/j.php?MTID=mc0cfbbf80ebdb0abbb5576097a51b513

To join by telephone:           +1-415-655-0002 (US Toll)

Access code:  929 423 889

To submit a question during the webinar, you can use the WebEx chat box or email carla.sanford@montana.edu