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Call for Abstracts

Abstract Submission is Now CLOSED

The University of Minnesota Dairy Extension Team and Precision Dairy 2013 Planning Committee invite you to submit papers for consideration for presentation at the Precision Dairy 2013 Conference and Expo. The conference will be held at Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minnesota, June 26 and 27, 2013. 

Precision dairy management involves the use of sensors to collect information automatically, and the use of robotics and other automation to deliver labor and management tasks automatically, resulting in reduced labor and management time and improved productivity and profitability.

Researchers and industry representatives are invited to submit papers for consideration for oral or poster presentation at the conference. Papers and presentation will be considered in the following areas:

The research abstracts will be a maximum of two pages in length including tables, figures, images and references. For detailed instructions and policies for abstract preparation and submission, go to:

The Precision Dairy 2013 program will include national and international speakers who are experts in the field, the latest research abstracts, and panels of producers who are using robotic milking, sensors and automated calf feeders.

All keynote and submitted papers presented at the conference will be published in the Precision Dairy 2013 Conference proceedings.

Abstract submission deadline:  March 15, 2013

Precision Dairy 2013 conference program and logistics questions should be directed to:

Marcia Endres
Overall Conference Chair
Department of Animal Science
University of Minnesota, St. Paul

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