Department: Animal and Poultry Sciences

Bain Wilson

Bain Wilson, Youth Livestock Educator, Animal and Poultry SciencesYouth Livestock Educator/Livestock Judging Team Coach
Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences

Expert in beef cattle nutrition and management

tbwilson@vt.edu

540-231-5253

Expertise

  • Livestock Evaluation
  • Cow/calf nutrition
  • Beef cattle management
  • Fetal programming
  • Forage Systems

Vitor R. G. Mercadante

Assistant professor and Extension specialist
Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences

Expert in bovine reproductive physiology, beef cattle management, and reproductive technologies

mercadante@vt.edu
540-231-9153

Expertise

  • Beef cattle management
  • Estrous synchronization programs
  • Fixed-timed artificial insemination
  • Embryo transfer
  • Reproductive efficiency
  • Heifer development