Holstein Québec Forum for Managers

New in 2015, Holstein Québec offers, in December, a two-day formation to participants aged 18 to 40, to improve their knowledge of managing a dairy business.

In addition to workshops from Holstein Québec on livestock strategies, partnerships with specialists allow to provide participants practical conferences with case studies, which aim performance improvement and businesses profitability.

Learn how to become an effective manager and launch your dairy business further with Holstein Québec Forum for Managers!

For more information on this activity contact Roxanne Montplaisir

Forum for managers

Holiday Inn Express in Saint-Hyacinthe

200$ + tx without accommodation | 250$ + tx double occupation | 300$ + tx single occupation

to register, click here

Registration deadline: November 15, 2019

For 18 to 40 years old

Learn how to become an affective manager !

All about the essentials of running a dairy business

Dynamic Workshops and practical conferences

Group discussions and investment project analysis

Visit of Janibert Farm, a free stabling farm


A discussion panel with bright managers!

Holstein Québec Forum for managers 2019 schedule

Friday, December 6th  
8:30 AM Welcoming participants
9:00 AM Welcome words and presentation of the speakers
9:15 AM Presentation of the study case  
9:30 AM Management principles and financial statements (Desjardins)
10:15 AM Workshop on balance sheet analysis and break
10:45 AM Back in group
11:00 AM Visions and  company projects
11:30 AM Workshop on the financial analysis of the project
12:00 AM Lunch
13:00 – 2:30 PM Approach to “Production” solutions (Lactanet) and workshops

·          Production costs

·          Feeding costs

·          Technical datas

·          Transition index

·          Yield and components

·          Work efficiency

2:30 PM Break
2:45 PM Discussion panel
Maryse Forgues
Ferme Janibert
Free stabling and milking room
Jean-Philippe Bessette
Ferme Bessette et frères
Free stall and milking robot
– Maxime Roy de la Ferme Royolait
Tie stall farm
5:00 PM End of the day
7:00 PM Dinner at Shaker Cuisine & Mixologie and CIAQ social night


Saturday December 7th
8:00 AM Approach to solutions at herd level (CIAQ and Holstein Québec)

·          Reproduction

·          Replacement

·          Genetic stategies

10:00 AM Work and team descussion
10:30 AM Solution presentations
11:15 AM Back in groups : Action plan – Synthesis
11:45 AM Awards
12:15 PM Departure for the farm and lunch
13:00-15:30 PM Workshop :

·        Shur-Gain 

·        Lactanet

·        Holstein Canada- Holstein Québec

16:15 PM Back to the hotel and end of the event

For all informations, contact Roxanne Montplaisir at 450-776-9636 ext. 236 or by e-mail : montplaisir@holsteinquebec.com