Alvaro G.

Associate Professor/Extension Dairy Specialist

Specialty Area:
Dairy Nutrition and Extension
Ph.D., Dairy Cattle Nutrition, 1997: University of Minnesota, St Paul MN.
M.S., Animal Science-Forages/Nutrition, 1987: University of Minnesota, St Paul MN.
D.V.M., Veterinary Science, 1983: University of Uruguay, Uruguay.
Teaching Responsibilities:
Dairy Club Advisor
Extension Responsibilities:
Leadership in developing, implementing and evaluating impact/outcome based formal and non-formal education programs as per current concepts in Dairy Science and the "Vision" for the South Dakota Cooperative Extension Service.
Professional Memberships:
Member of the American Dairy Science Association (ADSA)
Member of the Honor Society for Agriculture
Awards & Honors:
Recipient of the 2002 Team Award from the College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences. SDSU in recognition of the efforts displayed to help producers during the 2002 drought.
2006 - Extension: Gamma Sigma Delta Award
2007 - Extension: "Excellence in Service" F.O. Butler Award
2008 - Extension: U.S. Government Presidential Service Award
2009 - Extension: Dean and Director's Exceptional Leadership Award
2011 – Alltech: Certificate of Recognition in service.

dairy cattle nutrition of milking and dry cows pastures and grazing materials for spanish speaking dairy workers

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