The premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide.

December 1 & 2, 2017

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

Missouri Livestock Symposium

Friday, December 1

​     4 to 10 p.m. - Trade Show
     6 p.m. - Free co-sponsored beef supper
     7 p.m. - Evening program begins in                                auditorium

Saturday, December 2

​     8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Trade Show
​     9 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Educational programs,
​                             eight sessions every hour
​     12 to 2 p.m. - Free Governor's Style                                      Luncheon

Educational Programs
We have one of the best educational programs in the country for anyone interested in the production of livestock and forages.


Trade Show
Has something for everyone. Our trade show is the largest agricultural-based trade show in the Midwest.


FREE meals?? Yes, it's all free!
Thanks to our generous sponsors, it's all free! No need to pre-register, no registration fees, and free meals. Friday evening there will be a free beef supper before the evening program begins in the Auditorium. Saturday morning we will have free coffee and donuts. Saturday at noon there will be a free Governor's Style Luncheon sponsored by our state commodity groups.

What We Offer

The Missouri Livestock Symposium is the premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide. There is no cost to attend and no pre-registration is required. Just show up and enjoy our educational programs, trade show and free meals.

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