University of Wyoming Extension News

Beef production convention set in Torrington

 A market outlook is one of the topics at the Southeast Wyoming Beef Production Convention in Torrington.

Managing through drought, range management, wildlife and livestock diseases and a market outlook are among topics at the Southeast Wyoming Beef Production Convention in Torrington.

The convention is 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, at the Rendezvous Center at the Goshen County Fairgrounds.

Other topics include beef production, livestock economics, sage-grouse habitat, wheat variety update, wildlife habitat restoration projects and farm safety/accessibility.

The convention, hosted by UW Extension, the Wyoming Stock Growers Association, and the James C. Hageman Sustainable Agriculture Research and Extension Center (SAREC), has been held during years between range beef cow symposiums.

Registration is $15 and includes lunch. Early registration is due Thursday, Nov. 1. To RSVP, contact UW Extension educator Kellie Chichester by email at kelliec@uwyo.edu or call 307-742-4228, or call SAREC at 307-837-2000.

Payment the day of the event will be taken at the door.