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Three State Beef Conference
January 17 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
“Reducing Cow Feed Costs Using Cropland”.
Topics and speakers for the conference are as follows: “Filling in the Gaps – Using Annual Forages to Meet Late Fall and Early Spring Forage Needs”, Dr. Mary Drewnoski, Beef Systems Specialist, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; “Opportunities and Management of Corn Residue for Beef Cattle”, Kristen Ulmer, Beef Systems Educator, University of Nebraska Extension; “Silage as the Primary Winter Feed for Cows”, Dr. Eric Bailey, State Extension Beef Nutrition Specialist, University of Missouri.
On January 17, the session will be held in Nebraska at the Otoe County Fair Center in Syracuse. Registration for the Syracuse location will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will start at 6:00 p.m.
The Three-State Beef Conference is designed to give beef cattle producers and others in the beef industry in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska a regular update on current cow-calf and stocker topics. The conference provides a forum of specialists from three of the United States’ leading beef cattle land grant universities as well as other industry experts. The registration fee is $25 per person, and it includes a meal and copy of the conference proceedings. We request that attendees pre-register by Friday, January 11, 2019. Calling or e-mailing with your reservation helps with meal plans and also helps keep costs down. Call Nebraska Extension in Otoe County at 402-269-2301 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details or to register for the Nebraska location.