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Virtual 2021 Three-State Beef Conference

January 12 @ 7:00 pm - January 14 @ 8:00 pm

Free

“Making dollars out of decisions” is the theme of the 2021 Three-State Beef Conference. This free, three-evening webinar series will address how producers can capture the economic value of their decisions. The program is a cooperative effort of University of Missouri Extension, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, and Nebraska Extension.

January 12, 2021
7:00-8:00 p.m.
“What’s on the horizon for the cattle industry: pricing changes, profit drivers and other possibilities in 2021″—Dr. Scott Brown, University of Missouri

(This presentation will drill into the key issues that will affect producers’ bottom lines in 2021 and provide focus on cattle markets as COVID-19 recovery begins. It will also tackle the price discovery issues currently facing the industry and possible changes in the year ahead.)

January 13, 2021
7:00-8:00 p.m.
Making selection successful: aligning trait emphasis with market endpoints—Dr. Bob Weaber, Kansas State University

(Selection pressure is a scarce commodity and producers should carefully align selection decisions and breeding systems to make environmentally adapted replacement females and market targeted calves.)

January 14, 2021
7:00-8:00 p.m.
Value of connected data—Dr. Justin Sexten, Performance Livestock Analytics

Each webinar will begin at 7:00 p.m. CST and will last for about an hour. Registration will cover all three days and an email will be sent once you register at this link: https://unl.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7OcoslzVSnqK9z9Rn5c1mg

Cost: Free

Contact: Amie Schleicher, schleichera@missouri.edu, 660-744-6231