(ATLANTIC) Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the University of Nebraska will be teaming up to offer a Feedlot Roundtable session at six Iowa locations on February 21st from 12:45-3:45 pm. Locally, the meeting will be hosted at the Wallace Learning Center/ ISU Armstrong Research Farm near Lewis.
The webinar program will feature Dr. Temple Grandin, presenting from the Nebraska location, discussing animal welfare challenges for the beef feedlot industry. Also, Stephen Koontz from Colorado State University will discuss the market outlook and issues related to formula pricing for fed cattle via recorded session. The afternoon will wrap up with an overview of research and projects related to the beef feedlot industry at Iowa State University by Dr. Dan Loy and Dr. Stephanie Hansen, presenting from the ISU campus.
Interested participants can contact 712-769-2600 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. A fee of $10, payable at the door, will cover proceedings, meeting costs and refreshments. Please register by February 19th so proceedings and refreshments can be provided.