FEEDING MANAGEMENT FEEDER ACADEMY

FEEDER ACADEMY

MISSION

Professional development of dairy Feed Managers and Feed Technicians to enhance their job skills and knowledge in areas related with feeding management.

TOOLS

Bilingual trainers
Educational material
Feeder Camps
Personal coaching
Videoconferences
Newsletters
Webinars

AREAS

Animals

  • Dairy cow physiology

  • Eating behaviors

  • Metabolic problems

  • Performance KPIs

Feeds

  • DM determination

  • Particle size evaluation

  • Sampling procedures

  • Feed quality control

  • Silage face management

  • TMR loading, mixing, and delivering

  • Feed bunk management

  • Minimize shrinks

  • Monitor inventory

  • Feed analysis report interpretation

People

  • Leadership

  • Building teamwork

  • Effective communication

  • Employee safety

Equipment

  • Mixer scale calibration

  • Feeding software management

  • Basic heavy equipment maintenance

INSIGHTS

EVENTS

  • Alimentación robotizada en vacuno lechero.

IV Jornada FEDNA-ANEMBE Nutrición de Rumiantes. Madrid, 2 de noviembre de 2019

  • Evaluating dairy diets: from the nutritionist, to the employee, to the cow.

I-29 Moo University 2018 Winter Workshop Series January 8-12

  • Feeding management strategies for improving income over feed cost.

Central Plains Dairy Expo. March 27, 2019. Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  • Financial impact of feeding management.

Central Plains Dairy Expo. March 28, 2018. Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  • Feeding management in high producing herds.

Central Plains Dairy Expo. March 29, 2017. Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  • Manejo de la alimentación en vacas de alta producción

II Jornada FEDNA-ANEMBE Nutrición de Rumiantes. Madrid, 2 de noviembre de 2016