May 01, 2019

Annual Meeting Symposium Preview

Animal Behavior I: Texas Symposium: Cattle Adapted to Tropical/Subtropical Environments

Don't miss the opportunity to join us in Austin, Texas at the 2019 Annual Meeting and Trade Show. There will be a plethora of symposia topics to choose from.

The Texas A&M Symposium - Cattle Adapted to Tropical/Subtropical Environments is a multidisciplinary event, encompassing cutting-edge research-based information pertaining to cattle production in tropical/subtropical environments. The symposium will be held on Tuesday, July 9th. 

Invited Speakers and Titles:

  • Reinaldo Cooke, Texas A&M University - Symposium chair and moderator 
  • Rodolfo Cardoso, Texas A&M University - Nutritional Programming of Puberty in Bos indicus-influenced Heifers
  • Cliff Lamb, Texas A&M University - Reproductive management of beef females in tropical and sub-tropical environments 
  • Ky Pohler, Texas A&M University - Reproductive challenges of cattle adapted to tropical and subtropical environments
  • Jose Luiz Moraes Vasconcelos, Sao Paulo State University - Reproductive managements of beef females in South America
  • David Riley, Texas A&M University - Genetic aspects of livestock adaptation
  • Jared Decker, University of Missouri - Matching Cow's Genetics to the Environment Using Genomics
  • Joao Vendramini, University of Florida - Warm-season perennial grass management in tropical and subtropical regions
  • Philipe Moriel, University of Florida - Nutritional management of forage-based cow-calf operations
  • Luis Tedeschi, Texas A&M University - Nutritional management for cattle receiving high-concentrate diets
  • Courtney Daigle, Texas A&M University - Welfare and behavior considerations for cattle in tropical and subtropical environments
  • Steve Smith, Texas A&M University - Development and quality of carcasses from beef cattle raised in tropical and subtropical conditions
  • Ronaldo Cerri, University of British Columbia - Dairy cattle overview in tropical and subtropical environments. 

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