Calendar Of Events

Jan. 27-28 – North Dakota Feedlot School, NDSU Carrington Research Extension Center, Carrington;

April 28-29 – Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit, Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel Arlington, VA; 703- 562-5160 or

April 30 – Temple Grandin, 7 p.m. lecture on “Animal Behavior and Animal Welfare,” Oregon State University, Milam Auditorium, Corvallis; 541-737-1918, or Oregon State University.

May 9-12 – Animal Transportation Association annual conference, Marriott Harbor Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale, FL;

May 19-21 – International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS;

June 7-8 – Minnesota Beef Industry Partner’s Conference, Ruttger’s BayLake Lodge, Deerwood; 763-767-3847.

June 8-10 – Council for Agricultural Science and Technology’s "Sustaining Animal Agriculture: Balancing Bioethical, Economic, and Social Issues" symposium, South Agriculture Building, Washington, D.C.; 515-292-2125 or

June 14-16 – Colorado Cattlemen’s Association annual convention and trade show, Pueblo; 303-431-6422 or

June 24 – Colorado Livestock Association, “Journey to the Summit” Convention, Marriott-Vail, Vail; 970-378-0500 or

June 24 – Tobacco, Beef & More Field Day, University of Tennessee Highland Rim AgResearch and Education Center, Springfield, TN; 615-382-3130 or

June 28-July 1 – Beef Improvement Federation Research Symposium and Annual Meeting, Holiday Inn Select Conference Center, Columbia, MO; 866-682-6663 or

August 12-13—Deep South Stocker Conference, Moultrie, GA; AL, GA, MS beef extension.

September 30—Kansas State University Stocker Conference, Manhattan, KS.