Youth Dairy Day - Shippensburg

Youth Dairy Day is open to all youth ages 5-18 that are interested in learning about dairy management topics. Registration deadline is June 6th.

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June 13, 2017, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM

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All youth interested in the dairy industry will not want to miss this fun, educational day. The day is packed with hands on learning sessions that focus on dairy production and herd management. This event is open to any youth ages 5-18. We will split into 5 groups by age and rotate through different stations during the day.

Topics include:

  • Obstetrics - How to handle a hard calving properly.
  • Differentiating Dairy Foods - can you taste the difference??
  • Feed Commodities - Identification and relative feed values
  • Udder Health/Dissection - Dissect an udder and learn about how mastitis occurs.
  • Farm Safety - PTO Simulator

This event is free for all participants, but registration is required. Lunch will be provided.


Registration for this event is closed.

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