Beef & Forage Days – Teulon

January 13, 2012

Teulon Beef & Forage Days
This beef and forage seminar is packed with information and innovative leading experts aimed to help Manitoba beef producer’s best manage their cattle operations.

Find out the latest news on research, production and marketing for beef and forage management at this

one-day seminar.

Date: Friday, January 13, 2012

Time:                                                9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location:              Teulon Rockwood Centennial Centre, 14 Main Street, Teulon

Morning sessions:

  • Beef Market Update – Scott McKinnon, Market Analyst, Canfax
  • Manitoba Beef Producers Activities and Programs – Mac McRae, Manitoba Beef Producers
  • Calving Issues and Vaccines Available for New Calves – Dr. Wayne Tomlinson, Veterinarian, Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives (MAFRI)
  • Manitoba Packing Plant Update – Doug Cooper, Management Team Leader, ProNatur Beef Plant Project

Afternoon sessions:

•      An Introduction to Holistic Management for Beef and Forage Producers – Don Campbell,     Meadow Lake SK

  • Manitoba Forage Council Update – Jim Lintott, Manitoba Forage Council
  • Premises ID Update – David Hunt, Agri-Food Traceability Co-ordinator, MAFRI
  • Forage Restoration of Land that was Flooded, Land Preparation, Sod Seeding and Other

Management Practices – Glenn Friesen, Business Development Specialist, Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives (MAFRI)

There will be booth displays, coffee and lunch.

To pre-register or for more information, call the MAFRI Teulon GO Office at 204-886-2696.