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Newsroom: San Antonio, Texas, Jan. 28-29, 2010

2010 (winter) Links: Welcome | Speakers | Schedule | Sponsors

If you would like to reprint any of the following materials, please refer to the Site Copyright Guide page and to the editor’s note at the bottom of each summary.

Pre-conference News & Notes | Estrus Synchronization | Management & Nutrition | Post-conference Coverage


Beef Catte Reproductive Strategies Workshop Slated for Jan. 28-29 in Conjunction with NCBA Meeting

Thousands to Convene at 2010 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in San Antonio



Welcome and Historical Introduction by Jim Lauderdale, Lauderdale Enterprises

Summary | PowerPoint (5.2 MB pdf) |
Audio (5MB mp3) | Proceedings (384 KB pdf)

Physiological Principals of the Estrous Cycle by Michael Smith, University of Missouri

Summary | PowerPoint (5.1 MB pdf) |
Audio (5.2 MB mp3) | Proceedings (492 KB pdf)

Understanding Postpartum Anestrus and Puberty by Gary Williams, Texas A&M University

Summary | PowerPoint (1.0 MB pdf)|
Audio (7.9 MB mp3) | Proceedings (328 KB pdf)

Synchronization Protocols for Heifers by David Patterson, University of Missouri

Summary | PowerPoint (1.5 MB pdf) |
Audio (6.6 MB mp3) | Proceedings (656 KB pdf)

Synchronization Protocols for Cows by Cliff Lamb, University of Florida

Summary | PowerPoint (1.1 MB pdf) |
Audio (5.9 MB mp3) | Proceedings (316 KB pdf)

Protocol Sheets/Estrus Synchronization Planner by Sandy Johnson, Kansas State University

Summary | PowerPoint (1.3 MB pdf; 1 slide/page) | PowerPoint (252 KB pdf; 6 slides/page) |
Audio (4.2 MB mp3) | Proceedings (296 KB pdf)

Day 1 Question-and-Answer Session

Audio (5.8 MB mp3)


Management Factors Influencing Fertility in Synchronized and Natural Breeding Programs by George Perry, South Dakota State University

Summary | PowerPoint (2.4 MB pdf) |
Audio (6.1 MB mp3) | Proceedings (416 KB pdf)

Nutritional Management of the Breeding Herd and Influences on Reproduction by Rick Funston, University of Nebraska

Summary | Audio (6.6 MB mp3) | Proceedings (300 KB pdf)

Insemination-Related Factors Affecting Fertilization in Estrus-synchronized Cattle by Joseph Dalton, University of Idaho

Summary | PowerPoint (3.3 MB pdf) |
Audio (6.9 MB mp3) | Proceedings (272 KB pdf)

Utilizing AI and Carcass Traits in a Breeding Program by Larry Corah, Certified Angus Beef LLC

Summary | PowerPoint (556 KB pdf) |
Audio (5.5 MB mp3) | Proceedings (2.6 MB pdf)

Personal Experiences and Economic Impact Resulting from Estrus Synchronization and AI by Mike Kasten, 4M Ranch, Millersville, Mo.

Summary | PowerPoint (72 KB pdf) |
Audio (4.2 MB mp3) | Proceedings (136 KB pdf)

Personal Experiences and Economic Impact Resulting from Estrus Synchronization and AI by Roger Wann, ABS District Sales Manager (TX, OK, LA and NM) and registered Angus breeder, Lindsay, Texas

Summary | PowerPoint (1.5 MB pdf) |
Audio (2.5 MB mp3)

Day 2 Question and Answer Session

Audio (5.1 MB mp3)


Producers Access Latest Knowledge Base in Improving Reproductive Efficiency