Animal Care Resources

Animal Care Resources
Animal Care Resources
Animal Care Wednesday Webinars

When: First Wednesday of the month (unless on or near a holiday) at 11:00 am CST

Who: Extension/4-H personnel and livestock professionals in Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, and South Dakota


Purpose: Provide a brief snapshot of an Animal Welfare/Care topic, and how Extension personnel can use the information in their jobs to educate themselves, answer client and youth questions, or to strengthen programming.


Meeting layout: 15-20 minutes of presentation (limit to one concept), 10-15 minutes Q&A and/or discussion – total meeting: approximately 30 minutes.


To join the webinars: Click on https://nebraskaextension.zoom.us/j/950423108. To join from a mobile device or call in via phone, please contact Heidi.Carroll@sdstate.edu for instructions.


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ACWW 2018 Schedule - Webinars start at 11:00 CT using Zoom

Join a webinar: https://nebraskaextension.zoom.us/j/950423108
DateTopicSpeaker
Jan-3 Select animal diseases and reminders for producers and youth Dustin Oedekoven
Feb-7 Common poultry health issues in an era of few poultry veterinarians Sheila Purdum
Mar-7 Sustainability’s role in animal care and health – where are we at? Ben Weinheimer
Apr-4 Livestock housing (monoslopes and confinement systems): care considerations for bedding choice and management Beth Doran
May-2 Youth: Practical tips for county fairs/weigh days or other animal exhibits to insure animal and visitor health TBD
Jun-6 Youth: Biosecurity tasks before, during, and after a show TBD
Jul-11 Cattle handling facility modifications that make a difference TBD
Aug-1 Parasite control (sheep and cattle) and being a good steward: tips for implementing new research findings Mike Hildreth
Sep-5 Antibiotic/antimicrobial stewardship - Importance of product handling, storage temp range and mixing Rob Eirich
Oct-3 2018 Ag law and regulation updates: Animal welfare and care outlook Dave Aiken
Nov-7 BQA transportation quality assurance program for today’s livestock haulers TBD
Dec-5 TBD TBD
ACWW Committee Members

MemberJob TitleSchoolPhoneEmail
Mike Anderson 4-H Youth Program Specialist Iowa State University Extension 515-294-8617 (office) mikeande@iastate.edu
Heidi Carroll Livestock Stewardship Extension Associate South Dakota State University 605-688-6623 (office) heidi.carroll@sdstate.edu
Kim Clark Extension Educator – Dairy University of Nebraska Extension 402-472-6065 (office) kimclark@unl.edu
Rob Eirich Director of Beef Quality Assurance University of Nebraska Extension 308-635-1230 (office) reirich@unl.edu
Amie Schleicher Livestock Specialist – Atchison County University of Missouri Extension 660-744-6231 (office) schleichera@missouri.edu
Wednesday Webinar Recordings

Date
Presenter
Topic
Presentation
01/03/2018
Dustin Oedekoven, DVM DACVPM
Presentation PDF (3 MB)
02/07/2018
Sheila Purdum, Professor-Poultry Nutrition, UNL
Presentation PDF (2.15 MB)
Date
Presenter
Topic
Presentation
12/06/2017
Mr. Tommy Bass, Livestock Environment Associate Specialist at Montana State University; Dr. Ron Gill, Professor & Extension Livestock Specialist at Texas A&M; Dr. Carl Dahlen, Beef Cattle Specialist at North Dakota State University;
Presentation PDF (8 MB)


11/01/2017
Doug Bear and Rob Eirich
Presentation PDF (1.44 MB)


10/04/2017
Kevin Janni
Presentation PDF(1.79 MB)


09/06/2017
Jim Salfer
Presentation PDF(4.87 MB)


08/02/2017
Mike Avesing
Presentation PDF (1.5 MB)


07/05/2017
Alfredo DiCostanzo
Presentation PDF (4.11 MB)


06/07/2017
Bob Coleman
None Available


05/03/2017
Lisa Pederson
None Available


04/05/2017
Dave Aiken
Presentation PDF (343 KB)


03/01/2017
Brett Kreifels
Presentation PDF (1.4 MB)


02/01/2017
Dr. Michael Apley
Presentation PDF (1.22 MB)


01/04/2017
Bernie O'Rourke and Rob Eirich
Wisconsin VFD Handout PDF (23.4 MB)
Date
Presenter
Topic
Presentation
12/02/2015
Kristen Parman
None Available


11/04/2015
Dr. Amy Schmidt
None Available


10/07/2015
Heidi Carroll


09/02/2015
Dave Aiken
None Available


08/05/2015
Dr. Sheila Purdum
None Available


07/01/2015
Chris Rademacher
None Available


06/03/2015
Trent Loos
None Available


05/06/2015
Karen Cannon
None Available


04/01/2015
Dr. Bernard Rollin
None Available


03/04/2015
J. David Aiken, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Ag Law Specialist
None Available


02/04/2015
Mike Simpson, PACCO Executive Director
None Available


01/07/2015
Dr. Tom Field, Engler Entrepreneurship Experience
None Available
Date
Presenter
Topic
Presentation
Date
Presenter
Topic
Presentation
12/04/2013
Jessica Meisinger
None Available


10/02/2013
Dawn Caldwell
None Available


09/04/2013
John Blue
None Available


08/07/2013
Amy Millmier Schmidt
None Available


07/10/2013
Kay Johnson Smith
None Available


06/05/2013
Dr. Terry Mader
None Available


05/01/2013
Lindsay Chichester (NE), Amie Schleicher (MO), Kellie Chichester (WY), Megan Nielson (SD), Mike Anderson (IA)
None Available


04/03/2013
Dr. Duane Reese
None Available


03/06/2013
Loyd Wilson
None Available


02/06/2013
Crystal Powers
None Available


01/09/2013
Joan Ruskamp
None Available
Date
Presenter
Topic
Presentation
12/05/2012
Jackie Sleeper
None Available


11/07/2012
Dr. Hans Coetzee
None Available


09/05/2012
Dr. Ronnie Green
None Available


08/01/2012
Trent Loos
None Available


07/11/2012
Kaelen Lagasse
None Available


06/06/2012
Anne Burkholder, Owner and Manager of Will Feed Inc. Feedyard
None Available


05/02/2012
Dr. Dee Griffin, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
None Available


04/04/2012
Dr. David Smith, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
None Available


03/07/2012
J. David Aiken, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Ag Law Specialist
None Available


01/19/2012
Lindsay Chichester, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Mike Anderson, Iowa State University
None Available
Animal Welfare Conference Videos
May 25-26, 2011