Cattle Feeders Day

Provides annual updates on current educational information to Pennsylvania feedlot producers.
Cattle Feeders Day - Conferences
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When: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019
(8:30 AM - 3:00 PM)

Where: Lancaster Farm and Home Center
1383 Arcadia Rd.
Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17601
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registration deadline: February 4, 2019
11:59 p.m.

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.

Press/Media Registration

Members of the press interested in attending should call Cheryl Fairbairn at 610-696-3500.


Tuesday, February 5, 2019

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!


Beef cattle nutrition Beef cattle metabolism Beef cattle management Feedlot nutrition and management

More by Tara L. Felix 

Chester Hughes

Steve Loerch

Sarah Place

Reggie Reynolds

Colin Woodall


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