2016 Minnesota Nutrition Conference

The Minnesota Nutrition Conference is a highly regarded and well known livestock nutrition conference in the upper Midwest. For over 75 years, this conference has delivered leading-edge, research-based knowledge to advance sustainable production of beef, dairy, equine, poultry and swine.

77th Minnesota Nutrition Conference

September 21-22, 2016
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
Prior Lake, Minnesota

Pre-Conference Symposium: “Amino Acid Nutrition in Today’s Environment”

Sponsored by
Evonik Industries

General Session: "Successful Outcomes Amidst New Antibiotics Regulations" (Day 1)

Ruminant, Non-Ruminant & Equine Sessions running concurrently (Day 2)

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The next Minnesota Nutrition Conference will be held September 20-21, 2017, at City Center Hotel in Mankato, MN.


University of Minnesota ExtensionThe Minnesota Nutrition Conference is presented by the Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota, and University of Minnesota Extension.


Graduate Student Poster Competition

Sponsored by ARPAS

The Minnesota Nutrition Conference has partnered with the American Registry of Professional Animal Sciences (ARPAS) to conduct a Graduate Student Poster Competition at this year's conference. Learn more.

ARPAS is Offering Additional $200 Stipend!

ARPAS will award an additional $200 stipend to the highest scoring poster contestant who is either a current member or who has taken and passed the ARPAS exam by the end of the 2016 Minnesota Nutrition Conference. Learn more.

Continuing Education Credits

ARPAS has approved the Minnesota Nutrition Conference for a possible 9 CEUs. Claim CEUs on the ARPAS website. Questions? Contact the ARPAS Business Office at 217-356-5390 or arpas@assochq.org.