Archive for Dairy

DPM Students from US and Germany team up

May 29
front to back: Elise Chad, UC Davis; Johannes Voellm, University of Giessen, Germany, Jimmy Rose, UC Davis

front to back: Elise Chad, UC Davis; Johannes Voellm, University of Giessen, Germany, Jimmy Rose, UC Davis

Not just scraping by, plowing through!

Not just scraping by, plowing through!

Happy DPM Students, Happy Cows!

Happy DPM Students, Happy Cows!

We extend a warm VMTRC Welcome to our current Dairy Production Medicine Students.  Johannes Voellm is here from University of Giessen, Germany.  Elise Chad and Jimmy Rose from UC Davis have joined him.  The are all on farms, learning together.

Today! Join us for the Dairy Heat Stress Road Show

Apr 4
Dairy Heat Stress Road Show Brochure side 1

Dairy Heat Stress Road Show Brochure side 1

Dairy Heat Stress Road Show Brochure side 2

Dairy Heat Stress Road Show Brochure side 2

Please join us today, in our Consumer Education Pavilion, for the

Dairy Heat Stress Road Show!

Filed Under: Animals, Beef, Dairy, Education

Welcome, Porterville High Vet Science Class!

Mar 15

Today, the VMTRC was privileged to welcome the Porterville High School Veterinary Science Class.  Michelle Evans brought a group of Juniors over.

Dr. Lehenbauer introduced the VMTRC, Dr. Moeller narrated a necropsy video, Kathy Glenn showed how the Milk Quality Lab identifies organisms, and Jen Crook condensed a one year DNA course into 10 minutes!

Dr. Moeller, relates a necropsy, to . . .opening a present!

Dr. Moeller, relates a necropsy, to . . .opening a present!

Dr. Lehenbauer introduces the VMTRC

Dr. Lehenbauer introduces the VMTRC

Smile, you're not in the classroom today!

Smile, you’re not in the classroom today!

Kathy Glenn in the Milk Quality Lab

Kathy Glenn in the Milk Quality Lab

Jen Crook, DNA lab

Jen Crook, DNA lab

Spring DPM Students are here!

Mar 6

A warm spring VMTRC welcome to our current Dairy Production Medicine Students.  All three are from UC Davis.  Rebecca Hall, Sean Hardcastle, and Michelle Morelos; Welcome to the VMTRC!

Rebecca Hall, Sean Hardcastle, and Michelle Morelos

Rebecca Hall, Sean Hardcastle, and Michelle Morelos

web_IMG_0483All three came to work…well not construction.  They are able to watch the work being done on the site that will house the new trailers for our students.

Foremost Farms came to visit!

Feb 13
Dr. Lehenbauer introduced the VMTRC.

Dr. Lehenbauer introduced the VMTRC.

Dr. Blanchard, CAHFS Brach Chief spoke.

Dr. Blanchard, CAHFS Brach Chief spoke.

Karen Tonooka described the function of the Milk Quality Lab.

Karen Tonooka described the function of the Milk Quality Lab.

Jen Crook gave a 15 course in microbiology.

Jen Crook gave a 15 course in microbiology.

Norm Kadrowski from Foremost Farms, web address http://www.foremostfarms.com/, brought some representatives from their coop to our place for a visit.

Delightful tour, please come again!