Cattle Feeders Day
When: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019 (8:30 AM - 3:00 PM)
Where: Lancaster Farm and Home Center
1383 Arcadia Rd.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17601
registration deadline: February 4, 2019
For 50 years, the annual Lancaster County Cattle Feeders Day continues to provide pertinent educational information to cattle feeders in Pennsylvania and surrounding states.
To Be Covered
This year topics include a trip down memory lane commemorating the 50 years of the Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day. The 2019 program will cover relevant production topics from Dr. Sara Place, NCBA, Colin Woodall, NCBA and Dr. Tara Felix, Penn State Extension Beef Specialist will also be covered.
Please keep bio-security in mind and wear clothing and boots that have not been in your barn.
Members of the press interested in attending should call Cheryl Fairbairn at 610-696-3500.
08:30 am Registration Coffee and donuts provided by MidAtlantic Farm Credit
09:00 am Remembering the Past 50 Years of Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day and the Lancaster Stockyards
09:30 am History of the VA Cattlemen’s Association and its Role in the History of Lancaster Cattle Feeding
10:00 am Sustainability and Beef: Beyond the Headlines and Towards the Facts
11:00 am Feed Efficiency Tools and the Calf Fed Project Update
11:45 am Break
12:00 pm New Year, New Congress, New Challenges
01:00 pm An Industry Perspective and College Updates
01:15 pm Lunch (provided) / Visit Trade Show Speakers will be available to speak further to producers on a one on one basis to answer additional questions.
03:00 pm Adjourn / Safe Trip Home!
Frequently Asked Questions
John W. Comerford
Richard S. Adams, Thomas R. McCarty, Lawrence J. Hutchinson