TRIENNIAL STOCKER CONFERENCE SET AT AUBURN
AUBURN, Ala. -- "Nutrition Programs for Southeastern Stocker Cattle" and "Forage Options for Deep South Stocker Cattle" are among the educational sessions that will be presented Aug. 15 at the Triennial Stocker Conference at Auburn University.
The program, which begins with registration at 7:30 a.m. and will conclude with a discussion session from 4-5 p.m., will include both producers and researchers.
D.J. Edwards will offer "Perspectives from a Kansas Stocker Operator" from 8:30-9:30 a.m., followed by a session on making vaccination decisions by Dr. Soren Rodning, Extension veterinarian. Another veterinarian, Dr. Ken Blue of Lawrenceburg, Tenn., will discuss receiving programs from 10:15-11:15 a.m., followed by a panel discussions featuring producers Clint Hardin, Keith Glover and Calvin Freeland.
Following lunch, Dr. Matt Poore, an Extension animal scientists from North Carolina State University, will discussion nutrition programs for Southeastern stocker cattle, followed by a session on "Getting the Most for Your Dollar" by Dr. Charles Mitchell, Extension soil scientist. Dr. John Andrae, an Extension forage agronomist with Clemson University, will address forage options.
For more information, contact Darrell Rankins at Auburn University's Department of Animal Sciences at email@example.com
or (334) 844-1546.
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