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Golden Sunrise Dairy field day

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Date

Add to Calendar 2021-09-22 10:00:00 2021-09-22 13:00:00 Golden Sunrise Dairy field day Learn about the latest in dairy technology. Golden Sunrise Dairy is owned and managed by Tim Rolf and his son, Derek. In 2020, they moved into a new high-technology, automated, cross-ventilated barn featuring the latest in dairy technology. Calves are fed on automatic calf feeders. Cows are milked with Lely A5 milking robots. Cows and heifers are fed with an automatic feeding system that weighs, mixes and delivers the correct diet to the correct group of animals all manure is removed from the pens with a robotic removal system. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with the program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., concluding with lunch. There is no charge for the field day. Minnesota Milk Producers and Leedstone are sponsoring a bus from Meyer bus garage, 37264 Co Rd 13, Melrose. The bus will leave at 7 a.m. and return back to Melrose at 4 p.m. Cost for bus transportation is $20/person. Contact Jenna at jenna@mnmilk.org with your name. Golden Sunrise Dairy Golden Sunrise Dairy Golden Sunrise Dairy America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Golden Sunrise Dairy
31328 290 St SW
McIntosh, MN 56556

Contact

Heather DuFault, Extension educator, Polk County
218-280-1129 or pohl0024@umn.edu

Learn about the latest in dairy technology. Golden Sunrise Dairy is owned and managed by Tim Rolf and his son, Derek.

In 2020, they moved into a new high-technology, automated, cross-ventilated barn featuring the latest in dairy technology.

  • Calves are fed on automatic calf feeders.
  • Cows are milked with Lely A5 milking robots.
  • Cows and heifers are fed with an automatic feeding system that weighs, mixes and delivers the correct diet to the correct group of animals
  • all manure is removed from the pens with a robotic removal system.

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with the program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., concluding with lunch. There is no charge for the field day.

Minnesota Milk Producers and Leedstone are sponsoring a bus from Meyer bus garage, 37264 Co Rd 13, Melrose. The bus will leave at 7 a.m. and return back to Melrose at 4 p.m. Cost for bus transportation is $20/person. Contact Jenna at jenna@mnmilk.org with your name.

Audience

  • Dairy farmers and industry professionals.

Cost

No charge for the field day, but $20 to ride the bus

Registration

Pre-registration is not required, but would be appreciated for an accurate lunch count. Register for the meal by leaving a message with your name and number of people attending with Heather DuFault at 218-280-1129 or pohl0024@umn.edu.

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