Livestock producers and others interested in the latest information on feeding strategies to reduce air emissions can access a free webcast Jan. 16. The webcast is produced by the Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center of eXtension.

eXtension is an educational partnership comprised of landgrant universities including Kansas State University Research and Extension.

Four researchers will discuss data from field trials and implications for different feeding strategies to
reduce animal manure air emissions as part of the webcast. Speakers will include:

  • Andy Cole, U.S. Department of Agriculture Agriculture Research
    Service scientist at Bushland, Texas.
  • Mark Hannigan, Virginia Tech University dairy science associate
    professor.
  • Alex Hristov, Pennsylvania State University.
  • Scott Carter, Oklahoma State University.

The session begins at 2:30 p.m. Eastern and 1:30 p.m. Central. The webcast "meeting room" opens 15 minutes before the start time. Participants may click here to view.

The Jan. 16 event is part of a monthly series of webcasts hosted by the Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center, an information resource developed by more than 150 experts from land-grant universities, agencies and other organizations.

eXtension is an educational partnership helping Americans improve their lives with access to timely, objective, research-based information and educational opportunities. .