Wheatland Stocker Conference

There's still time to sign up for the Wheatland Stocker Conference set for August 18 at the Cherokee Strip Conference Center in Enid, OK

There's still time to sign up for the Wheatland Stocker Conference set for August 18 at the Cherokee Strip Conference Center in Enid, OK. The 20th annual event features a Who's Who of industry leaders to discuss everything from the cattle cycle, to no-till and low-till farming, to the impact of industry transitions on the stocker business.

Speakers and topics include:

  • Paul Hitch, Hitch Enterprises, Guymon, OK, Change and the stocker business.
  • Mark Gardiner, Gardiner Angus Ranch, Ashland, KS, Change and the stocker business.
  • Jackie Moore, Joplin Regional Stockyards, Joplin, MO, Change and the stocker business.
  • Representative Frank Lucas, farm bill legislation.
  • Dan Thomson, DVM, Kansas State University, Stocker cattle health.
  • Derrell Peel, Oklahoma State University, Cattle cycle and stocker economics.
  • Craig Watz, FBI Special Agent, Kansas City, MO, food safety.
  • Roger Gribble, Area Agronomist, Enid, OK, No-till, low-till and maintaining forage quality and quantity.
To sign up -- registration is free, including lunch, contact 580/237-7677. For more information, contact Greg Highfill at 580/237-7677 or [email protected] [1].