January 19, 2017

Join us for Kunkle Beef Symposium

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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