When: Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Where: Scott Pavilion (adjacent to American Royal Complex)
Cost: This event is FREE for anyone in attendance at the 2014 Western Farm Show
Ronald Gill, Ph.D., Texas AgriLife Extension Specialist
Returning to lead the livestock sessions, for the fourth year, is Dr. Ron Gill, Texas AgriLife Extension Specialist. Dr. Gill has been providing technical expertise to livestock producers in beef cattle nutrition, management and livestock handling techniques for over 21 years. Ranchers can learn how to incorporate the economic benefits of improved livestock handling through reduced sickness and labor, and improved weight gains.
“We are extremely excited to be working with MFA, Inc. who is helping to support and promote the Livestock Demonstration during our Farm Show,” says Ken Dean, Manager of the Western Farm Show. “Everyone at MFA, Inc. is helping to make this a must-attend event for livestock producers– regardless of the size of their operation.”
For more information about the Low-Stress Stockmanship & Stewardship program click here.