Advanced Dairy Nutrition (ANSC 423) will be offered by the University of Illinois in the spring of 2010 beginning on Monday, Jan. 25. This feeding class covers nutrient classes, phase feeding, dry cow feeding and health, and forages. The course will be coordinated by Mike Hutjens and team taught by four other instructors.
Milk Secretion, Mastitis, and Quality (ANSC 435) will begin on Wednesday, Jan. 27, with Dick Wallace coordinating the class along with two other instructors. All phases of lactation physiology, mastitis, immunity and nutrition, and health will be covered.
Lectures are recorded on CD (Class on Demand) with an Internet live class held during the 10 weeks of class on Monday or Wednesday nights from 7 to 8 p.m. CST. Enrollees can participate for credit (University of Illinois tuition rate) or for noncredit with reduced tuition. To review the class schedule, topics, and enrollment details, go to http://online.ansci.uiuc.edu.