About Southwest Nutrition Conference

Bringing together dairy nutritionists, industry leaders, technical experts, veterinarians and researchers to engage in scientific conversation and to discuss novel advancements and solutions for the dairy industry.

Our special thanks to:

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Our Pre-Conference Sponsor

2017 SWNC Conference Schedule … Thank you to ELANCO, our Pre-Conference Symposium Sponsor

  • Golf Tournament
    Wednesday February 15th
    9am - Lunch to Follow
    Karsten Golf Course
    The 2017 Golf Tournament will be held at Karsten Golf Course, located at: 1125 East Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ. This is a fun event not to be missed and a great way to "kick off" the following 2 day conference.

    9am Golf Tournament – Shotgun start, lunch to follow

    5-7:00 pm Welcome Reception/Registration | Desk open | Golf awards presentation
  • Day One
    February 16th
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    8:00am - 12:00pm
    ELANCO Pre-Conference Symposium
    7:30 am Registration Desk Opens. Sponsor – ELANCO Corporation.

    8:00 am "Fresh cow negative energy balance: Key measures to improve decision making."
    Dr. Jessica McArt, DVM Assistant Professor Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University

    8:55 am "Utilizing on farm records to understand the true cost of fresh cow disease."
    Dr. Michael Overton, DVM, MPVM Associate Advisor, Dairy Analytics Elanco Knowledge Solutions

    9:50 am Break.

    10:10 am "Calcium nutrition and metabolism for optimized fresh cow performance."
    Dr. Jessica McArt, DVM Assistant Professor Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University

    11:05 am "Driving dairy profitability: Economics of decision making."
    Dr. Kevin Dhuyvetter Senior Technical Consultant, US Dairy Business Unit

    12:00 pm Adjourn.
  • Day Two
    February 17th
    8:00am - 12:00pm
    Conference Day 2
    8:00 am

    8:40 am

    9:20 am Break/refreshments.

    10:00 am

    10:40 am

    11:20 am

    12:00 pm Conference concludes.

Conference Sponsors

Tempe Mission Palms

Tickets

  • Conference Package
    310.00 USD

    $310 before 2/1/17
    $335 after 2/1/17

    Includes: Golf Tournament Entrance Fee on 2/15/17, Elanco Pre-Conference

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    and Conference Registration
    February 16th & February 17th, 2017

  • Program Package
    185.00 USD

    $185 before 2/1/17
    $215 after 2/1/17

    Includes: Elanco Pre-Conference

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    and Conference Registration
    February 16th & February 17th, 2017

  • Golf Tournament

    Feb. 15th: 9am Golf Tournament
    18 hole Course | Shotgun start | Lunch to follow.
    Location: Karsten Golf Course

    5pm – 7pm Welcome Reception/Registration | Desk open | Golf awards presentation