The premier educational event for livestock producers.

December 6 & 7, 2019 

William Matthew Middle School, 1515 S. Cottage Grove,  Kirksville, Missouri

Missouri Livestock Symposium

9 am: Strategies for Family Farming Success
     in the Shark Tank of What If

10 am: Mapping a Transition Plan to Keep Our
​     Farm in the Family

Dr. Ron Hanson 

  Harlan Agribusiness Emeritus Professor, University of
​  Nebraska-Lincoln

12 to 2 p.m. Governor's Style Luncheon

Hosted by Missouri's finest commodity groups and
co-sponsored by your Missouri Department of Agriculture.

Visit the Trade Show

Time TBA - Barn Cameras

Chuck Kigar

   Baring, MO

Farm Management speakers

    Saturday, December 7, 2019 -- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Time TBA - Black Vultures in Missouri

Sarah Kendrick 

  Wildlife Ecologist, Missouri Department
​  of Conservation, Jefferson City, MO

Time TBA - Livestock Risk Protection Update

Jennifer Wood

   Crop Insurance Agent, Ursa Coop

​   Canton, MO


Symposium Schedule

Friday, December 6, 2019

  • 10 am to 3 pm - Nutrition Educators Training, Adair County Extension Center.
    This event has a fee.
  • 4 to 10 p.m. - Free trade show. 
  • 6 p.m. - Free co-sponsored beef supper. 
  • 7 p.m. - Evening program begins in the auditorium. 

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Booking trade show booths now!                           Photo contest entries due October 31.