11 am - Beef Industry Panel

​Mark Harmon
​Marketing Director

Joplin Regional Stockyards, Joplin, MO

Tom Brink

CEO, Red Angus Association of America

Commerce City, CO

Don Graham

Cattle Buyer

Eucha, Oklahoma



Beef Cattle speakers

    Saturday, December 2, 2017 -- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

       2018 information available soon.          Complete 2017 Saturday program (pdf)

The premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide.

November 30 and December 1, 2018

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

 10 am - Planning a Feeding Program for
Weaned Calves

Dr. Eric Bailey

State Beef Nutrition Specialist

University of Missouri Extension

       About Dr. Bailey                                                          Columbia, MO

 4 pm - Show Me the Money

​Jodie Pitcock
Assistant Field Chief - Livestock & Grain
Agricultural Marketing Service

United States Department of Agriculture
​​ St. Joseph, MO​​

2 pm  - Creating Valuable Feeder Calves
That ​Everyone Wants to Buy

Tom Brink
CEO, Red Angus Association of America
​​ Commerce City, CO​​

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.

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Missouri Livestock Symposium

9 am - All You Have to Own is a Cow

Wally Olson

Olson Ranch, LLC and Marketing School Instructor

About Wally                                                                        Claremore, OK

 3 pm - Marketing Approach: Getting the
Most $ ​Out of Your Cattle

Mark Harmon
Marketing Director, Joplin Regional Stockyards
​​ Joplin, MO​​

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