Phil Durst

Phil Durst

durstp@msu.edu
Cellphone: 989-387-5346

MSU Extension

Food and Animal Systems

MSU Extension

Extension Dairy & Beef Cattle Health and Production

Phil is a dairy and beef cattle educator serving Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Bay, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Clare, Crawford, Emmet, Gladwin, Iosco, Isabella, Midland, Montcalm, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle and Roscommon counties.

Counties of Primary Responsibility: NE and Central MI 

Specific Areas of Interest:

- Dairy and beef cattle herd management

- Cattle health issues including: Bovine Tuberculosis (bTB), Bovine Leukemia Virus (BLV), Mastitis, Johne's Disease

- Employee management

- Being a farm employee of excellence

- Dairy cow comfort

 

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