GENEX Profit Tour 2019

by Simon Gee on 29 July 2019.

Join us for an in-depth tour of some of the top dairy herds in the United States. Each day will focus on one topic and showcase how success in that area looks on a real-world operation.


You will meet and hear firsthand from the herd owners and managers as well as the industry team-members that make these operations a success.


Sunday: Arrival to Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport


Overnight: Double Tree by Hilton Bloomington – 7800 Normandale Blvd, Minneapolis, MN


Monday: Riverview Dairy, Morris, MN
Topic of Focus: GENEX Programs
• 80,000 - 100,000 cows on a multi-site dairy
• 106-cow rotary parlors
• Holstein x Jersey Crossbreeding


Overnight: Holiday Inn City Centre – 100 West 8th St, Sioux Falls, SD


Tuesday: Plymouth Dairy, LeMars, Iowa
Topic of Focus: Nutrition and Herd Health
• 4,000 cows on two sites
• High-production of high-quality milk
• Some days no cows in the sick pens


Overnight: Holiday Inn City Centre – 100 West 8th St, Sioux Falls, SD


Wednesday: Dykstra Dairy, Maurice, Iowa
Topic of Focus: Genetic Performance and Impact
• 3,500 cows
• Excellent heifer management
• Top-ranking genetics


Overnight: Holiday Inn City Centre – 100 West 8th St, Sioux Falls, SD


Thursday: MoDak Dairy, Goodwin, SD
Topic of Focus: Strategic Breeding Programs
• 2,000 cows housed in a cross-ventilated barn
• Excellent reproductive performance and pregnancy rates
• Strategic-breeding utilizing sexed semen, beef semen and conventional semen


Overnight: Double Tree by Hilton Bloomington – 7800 Normandale Blvd, Minneapolis, MN


Friday: Departure from Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport

If you are interested in participating, contact us on 01458 555551 or sales@uksiresdirect.com

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