Bradley J. Heins

Associate Professor-Organic Dairy Production
West Central ROC
State Highway 329, PO Box 471
Morris, MN 56267-0471
+1 320 589 1711

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2010
  • M.S., Animal Science, Minor in Statistics, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2006
  • B.S., Animal and Plant Systems, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1998

Research Interests

  • Organic dairy production
  • Crossbreeding in dairy cattle

Outreach

  • UMN WCROC Organic Dairy Day
  • Minnesota Organic Advisory Task Force
  • Four-State Dairy Extension Programs
  • Precision Dairy Conference and Expo
  • Successful Dairy Systems Field Days
  • University of Minnesota Extension Dairy Team
  • Youth Activities - State Fair 4-H Dairy Programs

Honors & Awards

  • ADSA JDS Member-Author Loyalty Award Recipient, 2013
  • Nominated for University of Minnesota, McKnight Land-Grant Professorship, 2013
  • Midwest ADSA Young Scholar Award, 2010
  • Gopher Dairy Club, Distinguished Service Award, 2009
  • National Milk Producers Fecerations, Scholarship winner, 2008
  • John D. Donker Award, Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota, 2004
  • Garth Miller Dairy Science Award, Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota, 1998
Dr. Bradley Heins