May 29, 2019

Annual Symposium Preview - Beef Species II

Beef Species Symposium II: Handling Heat Stress in Beef Cattle Production - Sponsored by ARPAS

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 Beef Species II Symposium will be held on Tuesday, July 9th. Researchers from around the country will discuss heat stress and the impeding impacts on the beef industry. Specifically, the physiology of heat stress and how feedlot operations reduce its impact will be the hot topic. 


Speakers and titles below:

- Dr. Robert Rhoads, Virginia Tech - Physiology of heat stress

- Dr. Frank Mitloehner, UC Davis - The impact of heat stress on feedlot operations; design and management options to reduce its impact

- Dr. Jenny Jennings, Texas A&M Agrilife Research- The impact of heat stress on feedlot operations; nutritional and breeding options to reduce its impact

See you in Austin!