Coalition to Support IowaThe Coalition to Support Iowa Farmers


Brian Waddingham 
Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers 


Tuesday January 8, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM CST

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Free - Event sponsored by the Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers, Iowa Cattlemen's Association and Accu-Steel.


Iowa Speedway, Newton 
3333 Rusty Wallace Drive
Newton, IA 50208

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Calving Under Roof Informational Meeting 

What: Calving Under Roof Informational Meeting

When: January 8

TIme: 11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Lunch will be served at 11:30 with the program starting at 12:15pm.  There will be an Accu-Steel building tour at 3:15 for those interested.

Where: Iowa Speedway, Newton


12:15 p.m.            Welcome and Introductions

12:30 p.m.            Why Calve Under Roof? – Bill Iams, Pennsylvania cow-calf farmer

1:15 p.m.              Health Considerations When Calving Under Roof- Dr. Grant Dewell, Iowa State University

2:00 p.m.              Rules and Regulations Impacting Calving in Confinement – Kent Mowrer, Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers

2:20 p.m.              Farmer panel - considerations for raising cows and calves under roof

3:00 p.m.              Wrap-up

3:15pm                 Adjourn and tour two Accu-Steel buildings.

Directions:  From I-80, take exit 168. Go south on Iowa Speedway Dr. Turn right on Rusty Wallace Dr.