Shaping the Science of Tomorrow

Nitrogen recycling and feed efficiency in tropically adapted cattle

THURSDAY NOVEMBER 14th 2019

FREE REGISTRATION
Email: l.pradaesilva@uq.edu.au
Phone: 0421 833 376

This meeting is on the Thursday after the TropAg conference.

SCHEDULE

09:00–9:30 Welcome
09:30–10:10 “The UQ N-recycling project: an overview” –Luis Prada e Silva, QAAFI 10:10–10:50 “Forensic predictions of feed efficiency” –Diogo Costa, QAAFI 10:50–11:20 – Morning Tea
11:20–12:00 “N-recycling in low protein diets” –Tryon Wickersham, Texas A&M 12:00–12:40 “The cattle selection program of ABBA” – Anastasia Fanning, ABBA 12:40–13:10 – Lunch
13:10 – 13:50 “Rumen efficiency in cattle grazing tropical pastures”–Maree Bowen, DAF 13:50 – 14:30 “Developing breeding objectives” – Catriona Millen- SBTS
14:30 – 14:40 – Break
14:40 – 15:20 “Getting the message out there” – Mick Sullivan, DAF
15:20 – 16:00 “Modelling growth responses in low protein diets” – John Nolan, UNE
16:00 – 16:30 Final remarks

Located at QAAFI Centre for Animal Science, The University of Queensland
Queensland Bioscience Precinct Building 80, 306 Carmody Road
The University of Queensland St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia