ADM Pre-conference symposium - “Today’s Science, Tomorrow’s Success.”

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The Minnesota Nutrition Conference is pleased to announce its partner ADM will be presenting the pre-conference symposium the morning of September 22 at the conference site:  Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center in Mankato, MN.  The lineup of speakers and topics is outstanding and includes topics related to non-ruminant and ruminant nutrition by internationally renowned speakers.

September 22, 2021

8:30 – 8:35 am: Conference welcome – Dr. Michael Schutz, Professor and Department Head, University of Minnesota, St. Paul

8:35 – 8:40 am: Welcome, ADM & program introduction – Dr. Milan Hruby, Director of Technical Services, Decatur, IL

 8:40 – 9:10 am: Amino acid market, current developments & research focus – Elliott Brammer, VP Amino acids, ADM Animal Nutrition, Forsyth, IL

 9:10 – 9:45 am: How carbohydrases may increase energy utilization in diets fed to pigs  Dr. Hans Stein, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign    

 9:45 – 10:00 am: Break for networking and graduate student poster competition viewing

 10:00 – 10:35 am: Review- The use of ionophores in beef cattle: history, benefits, challenges, rumen function and cocci control  Dr. Fred Owens, Professor Emeritus, Oklahoma State University, River Falls, WI

 10:35 – 11:10 am: Novel biology models in gut physiology in dairy cattle Dr. Lance Baumgard, Professor, Iowa State University, Ames

 11:10 – 11:45 am: Reviewing the use of organic trace minerals in poultry feeds  Dr. Samuel Rochell, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

 11:45 am – 12:00 pm: Feedback, questions, conclusion – Dr. Milan Hruby, Director of Technical Services, Decatur, IL

 12:00 pm Lunch and break for networking and graduate student poster competition viewing