3-State Beef Conference

3-State Beef Conference

January 13, 14, and 15, 2015


The 3-State Beef Conference is designed to provide beef cattle producers and agricultural professionals in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska a regular update on current cow-calf and stocker topics. The conference is a forum of specialists from the nation's leading beef cattle land grant universities.


6:00 p.m. Evaluating Supplementation Strategies
  Dr. Rick Rasby, University of Nebraska

6:45 Dinner

7:30 p.m. Rethinking our Forage Systems
  Dr. Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska

8:15 pm Financial Impacts of Fertility and Infertility in the Current Cattle Market
  Dr. Patrick Gunn, Iowa State University


January 13 - 5:30 pm
Southwest Community College
180 Instructional Technology Center
1501 West Townline Street
Creston, Iowa
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January 14 - 5:30 pm
Hundley Whaley Learning Discovery Center
707 South Birch Street
Albany, Missouri
(brochure), (radio station posting), Maryville Daily Forum, NW Stock Talk newsletter

January 15 - 10:30 am
Gage County Extension Office
1115 West Scott Street
Beatrice, Nebraska
(brochure), Washington Times

The Ithaca Nebraska site scheduled for the evening of January 15 has been cancelled due to low pre-registration. All other sites are good.

January 15 - 5:30 pm
Agricultural Research and Development Center
1071 County Road G
Ithaca, Nebraska
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