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 session will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 and all presentation topics will be related to genetic services.
The proposed agenda for this meeting is outlined below and available for download (PDF).
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
(times are in EDT applicable in ON and QC)
Simultaneous Translation Services will be provided.
|12:30 pm||Welcome and Meeting Guidelines – Moderator Filippo Miglior|
|12:35 pm||Lactanet Business Update – Neil Petreny|
|1:00 pm||Increased Data and Accuracy of Hoof Health Evaluations – Gerrit Kistemaker|
|1:30 pm||Inclusion of Feed Efficiency in LPI and Pro$ – Peter Sullivan|
|2:00 pm||Genetic Selection to Reduce Methane Emissions – Hinayah Rojas de Oliveira|
|2:30 pm||Development and Application of “Breed Percentage” Values – Brian Van Doormaal|
|3:00 pm||Proposed Future Publication of Cow Evaluations – Gerrit Kistemaker|
|3:30 pm||Open Question & Discussion Period (Optional participation for up to 60 minutes)|
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.
June 9, 2022
|1:00 pm||Welcome and Meeting Guidelines – Moderator Filippo Miglior|
|1:10 pm||Using Body Weight Data to Develop Genetic Evaluations Reflecting Body Maintenance Costs – Allison Fleming|
|1:30 pm||Working Toward Genetic Evaluations to Reduce Methane Emissions in Canada – Hinayah Rojas de Oliveira|
|2:00 pm||Using DairyComp Data to Augment Hoof Health Evaluations – Gerrit Kistemaker|
|2:20 pm||Concepts for New Lactanet Services Aimed at Maintaining Genetic Diversity in Canadian Dairy Herds – Brian Van Doormaal|
|2:40 pm||Including Fat and Protein Sensor Data in Genetic Evaluations for Production Traits and Revisions to the Publication of Cow Evaluations in the Future – Gerrit Kistemaker|
|3:00 pm||Open Question & Discussion Period (Optional participation for up to 60 minutes)|
The next open industry session will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 12:30 pm (EDT).