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Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference

June 14 and 15, 2017 Dubuque, IA

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The Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference presents leading edge research on nutrition and management of dairy cattle.

Register today!

Join us at:

Grand River Center, 500 Bell Street, Dubuque, Iowa, 52001, 563-690-4500

Early registration fee before June 1: $150

Registration fee after June 1: $175

Includes: conference proceedings, listed meals and breaks

Please request special accommodations upon registration. Requests are confidential.

Register online


This conference is a collaborative effort of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, University of Illinois Extension, University of Minnesota Extension and University of Wisconsin-Extension.

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Pre-conference symposium

Sponsored by Quality Liquid Feeds

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

4-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference

General session : Nutrition to improve performance and cow health

Breakout Session 1 (4:00 to 4:30 and 4:40 to 5:10 p.m.)

Thursday, June 15

General Session : Improving cow food and herd health

Breakout Session 2 (11:00 to 11:30 a.m. and 11:35 a.m. to 12:05 p.m.)

Post-conference Symposium

Sponsored by Mycogen seeds

What the Forage: Innovation in Forage Evaluation

Mark your calendar for future 4-State Conferences


A block of rooms have been reserved at these area facilities.

Grand Harbor Resort

350 Bell St., Dubuque, IA 866-690-4006

Single room rate $99 + taxes; double room rate $110 + taxes. Cut off date is May 15. Be sure to mention 4-State Dairy to receive the group rate.

This hotel will sell out, so register now.

Holiday Inn Dubuque

450 Main St., Dubuque, IA 563-556-2000

Room rate $99 + taxes for a single or double. Cut off date is May 14. Be sure to mention 4-State Dairy to receive the group rate.

Program contacts

Dr. Phil Cardoso, University of Illinois, (217)-300-2303,

Dr. Larry Tranel, Iowa State University, (563)-583-6496,

Jim Salfer, University of Minnesota, (320)-203-6093,

Dr. Randy Shaver, University of Wisconsin, (608)-263-3491,


To receive a full refund, you must contact the Wisconsin Agri-Business Association by June 1, 2017. After that date, a $25 cancellation fee will be charged. If you fail to cancel, no refund will be granted.

Registration questions, please contact WABA at (608)-223-1111

Make checks payable to: Wisconsin Agri-Business Association (WABA)

Past proceedings

2016 (12.7 MB PDF) | 2015 (9.7 MB PDF) | 2014 (7.4 MB PDF) | 2013 (5.2 MB PDF)

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