January 19, 2017

Join us for Kunkle Beef Symposium

This year’s Bill E. Kunkle Interdisciplinary Beef Symposium will focus on Advances In Protein Nutrition For Beef Cattle. It will be held from 8:00-11:30 a.m. on Mon., Feb. 6,  during the 2017 ASAS Southern Section Meeting.

The symposium schedule is as follows:

8:00 AM – Welcoming Remarks
8:05 AM
#119    Using Bypass Amino Acids and Proteins to Meet the Requirements of Beef Cows Consuming Low-Quality Forage. P. A. Lancaster* and K. A. Johnson, Missouri State University, Springfield
8:50 AM
#120    Protein Supplementation of Beef Cattle to Meet Human Protein Requirements. T. A. Wickersham* and J. E. Sawyer, Texas A&M University, College Station
9:35 AM    Break
9:45 AM
#121    Opportunities and Challenges of Applying Recent Advances in Dairy Cattle Protein Nutrition to Beef Cattle Nutrition. G. I. Zanton*, USDA-ARS, U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, Madison, WI
10:30 AM
#122   Environmental Consequences of Overfeeding Protein to Beef Cattle. S. E. Place*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
11:15 AM    Discussion

Abstracts for this symposium can be found in the Abstract book. View the Southern Section Program book.

Photo from the 2016 Bill E. Kunkle Interdisciplinary Beef Symposium