Area Beef Conference 2018

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Area Beef Conference – December 7, 2018

WNC Livestock Center – Canton, NC

12 p.m. Registration – View bulls

1 p.m. Welcome

1–1:30p.m. Nutritional Management of Heifers

  • Jacob Segers – Beef Specialist, University of Georgia

1:30–2 p.m. Heifer Development Program

  • Jacob Segers– Beef Specialist, University of Georgia

2–2:45 p.m. Castration Management for Profit

  • Dr. Tom Van Dyke – Extension Livestock Veterinarian – North Carolina State University

2:45–3 p.m. Break

3–3:45p.m. Building a Mineral Feeder

  • Jeff Bradley – Rutherford County Extension Director

3:45–4:15 p.m. Live Animal Body Condition Scoring

  • Jacob Segers– Beef Specialist, University of Georgia

4:15–5 p.m.  Baleage Production Tips and Tricks

  • Leanne Dillard – Forage Specialist, Auburn University

5 p.m. Closing Remarks/Evaluation/Door Prizes

6–7 p.m. Dinner and View Bulls

7 p.m. Bull Sale Waynesville-Catalog

Registration: email or call Rebecca Bradley at 828.649.2411 or

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