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The American Dairy Science Association® (ADSA) is pleased to announce that registration is open for the ADSA 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting, which will take place June 22–24, 2020. The decision to transition to a virtual event was made after thoughtful consideration by the ADSA Board of Directors in light of the evolving COVID-19 pandemic.

The ADSA Virtual Annual Meeting, the premier global dairy science meeting, will debut on Monday, June 22, and showcase more than 100 hours of programming delivered through 900 scientific presentations, panel discussions with live Q&A, live roundtable discussions, exhibit and sponsor halls, solutions center, and undergraduate and graduate student activities and competitions. Subject matter will cover areas from the farm to the table and most points between. Specific topic areas include animal behavior and well-being; animal health; breeding and genetics; dairy foods; forages and pastures; growth and development; lactation biology; milk protein and enzymes; physiology and endocrinology; production, management, and the environment; ruminant nutrition; and small ruminants. As always, ADSA will facilitate focused, meaningful, and interesting discussions about the latest dairy science and its applications.

The ADSA Virtual Annual Meeting website will be kept up to date as the program takes shape. To register and stay informed, please visit frequently to ensure you are receiving the most recent information. As a benefit, everyone who registers for the meeting will receive 90 days of complimentary access to S-PAC (, the largest online collection of dairy-related proceedings available.

About the American Dairy Science Association® (ADSA)®

The American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) is an international organization of educators, scientists, and industry representatives who are committed to advancing the dairy industry and keenly aware of the vital role the dairy sciences play in fulfilling the economic, nutritive, and health requirements of the world's population. It provides leadership in scientific and technical support to sustain and grow the global dairy industry through generation, dissemination, and exchange of information and services. Together, ADSA members have discovered new methods and technologies that have revolutionized the dairy industry.