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Tuesday, November 10, 2009

9:30 a.m. - Welcome -
Joe Roybal, Editor, BEEF magazine
Missouri Cattlemen

10:00 a.m. - "Beef Industry Economics After the Recovery" -
Steve Kay, Cattle Buyer's Weekly
"The Changing Global Beef Industry"

Jim Robb, Livestock Marketing Information Center
"Changing Signals for U.S. Beef Producers"

Noon - Lunch with Keynote Speaker -
Amanda Nolz, Editor, BEEF Daily and Online Contributing Editor,
BEEF magazine

1:30 p.m. - "The Market Advisor" -
Harlan Hughes, Contributing editor, BEEF magazine

3:10 - 3:30 p.m. - Break

3:30 p.m. - "Beef Consumers After the Recovery" -
Mary Lorson, Director of Business Solutions, Pavone
Tracey Erickson, Vice President, Marketing, Certified Angus Beef, LLC

5:00 p.m. - Evening Reception -
Sponsored by Elanco Animal Health

7:00 p.m. - "BEEF Recognizes Award Winners and Industry Leaders" -
Trailblazer Award Recipient
National Stocker Award Winner

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

8:00 a.m. - "Verifiable Attributes and Traceability after the Recovery" -
Gary Smith, Department of Animal Sciences, Colorado State University
John Butler, General Manager, Beef Marketing Group

9:40 - 10:00 a.m. - Break

10:00 a.m. - "Verified Quality Marketing and Management That Really Works!" -
MODERATOR - Mike John, MFA, Inc.
Ben Brophy, Cargill Beef
Donnell Brown, R.A. Brown Ranch - Throckmorton, TX
Mary Ann Kniebel, Kniebel Farms and Cattle Company - White City, KS
Barb Downey, Downey Ranch - Wamego, KS

Get the 2009 BEEF Quality Summit schedule (.pdf)