Beef & Forage Week

Title: Beef & Forage Week
Description: In various Manitoba communities

Dates: January 29 to Feb 2, 2018
Registration open at 8:30 a.m. and presentations start at 9:15 a.m. and run to 4:00 p.m.

Manitoba Agriculture, Manitoba Beef Producers and Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association are hosting beef and forage seminars in your local community.

Beef and Forage Day is packed with informative and innovative topics geared towards helping Manitoba beef producers 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. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Date Location To Register
Monday, Jan 29 Ericksdale Ashern Office: 204-768-2782
Tuesday, Jan 30 Ste. Rose du Lac Dauphin Office: 204-622-2007
Wednesday, Jan 31 Minitonas Swan River Office: 204-734-3417
Thursday, Feb 1 Holland Portage Office: 204-239-3352
Friday, Feb 2 Vita Vita Office: 204-452-5050
  • Increasing Pasture Productivity – Dr. Bruce Anderson, University of Nebraska
  • Beef Market Update and Forecast – Dallas Rodger, Canfax
  • Manitoba Beef Producers Activities and Programs
  • Premises Identification/Livestock Manifest Update – Manitoba Agriculture
  • Ask the Veterinarian
  • Extended Grazing using a Variety of Annual & Perennial Forages- Dr. Emma McGeough, University of Manitoba
  • Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiative Projects
  • Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association Update

Registration is $10 per person and includes lunch. Pre-registration is not required.

For more information, call your local Manitoba Agriculture office listed above.

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This seminar is presented in part by Manitoba Agriculture, Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association and the Manitoba Beef Producers.

Start Date: 2018-01-22
End Date: 2018-01-26