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Planning Dairy Calf and Heifer Facilities

Getting calves off to a good start and keeping growing heifers healthy depends on many factors including the environment that they are raised in. Proper facility sizing and design is necessary to accommodate the various management groups from birth to pre-calving. This webinar will cover facility sizing strategies, planning procedures, and common calf and heifer housing alternatives.

Program presented by Dan McFarland, Agricultural Engineer; Heather Weeks, Dairy Extension Educator; and Rob Goodling, Extension Associate, Penn State Extension Dairy Team.

Additional Resources

Archived Webinar: Planning Dairy Calf & Heifer Facilities
September 8, 2015
Heifer Management Information
September 8, 2015
Calculating Heifer Costs on Your Farm
September 8, 2015