Virtual Open Industry Session

Lactanet is pleased to continue organizing and offering its virtual Open Industry Sessions, which have traditionally been planned in advance of each meeting of the Genetic Evaluation Board (GEB).

The next 1-day virtual session will be held on Thursday, October 14, 2021 and all presentation topics will be related to genetic services. The proposed agenda for this meeting is outlined below.


(times are in EDT applicable in ON and QC)

Simultaneous Translation Services will be provided.

Thursday, October 14, 2021

12:30 pmWelcome and Meeting Guidelines – Moderator Filippo Miglior
12:35 pmPlans to Incorporate Feed Efficiency in LPI and Pro$ – Gerrit Kistemaker
1:00 pmDevelopment of Genetic Evaluations for Body Maintenance – Allison Fleming
1:30 pmOverview of Curly Calf Syndrome in Ayrshires – Brian Van Doormaal
2:00 pmImplementing the New Bovine Reference Genome for Canadian Evaluations – Andrew Marete
2:20 pmUpdate on the Crampy Data Collection Blitz – Caeli Richardson
2:40 pmLooking at Indirect Herd Life – Allison Fleming
3:10 pmIntroducing a New A2 Genotype (Beta Casein) Herd Profile Report – Brian Van Doormaal
3:30 pmOpen Question & Discussion Period (Optional participation for up to 60 minutes)
4:30 pmClosure

To participate in this open and free webinar session, you must first register in advance. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation message and the appropriate link for participating.

Upcoming Edition

The next open industry session will be held on Thursday, October 14, 2021.