4 pm - Topic to be announced

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​Dr. Beth Walker
Associate Professor of Agriculture

Missouri State University

Springfield, MO

10 am - Understanding Dewormer Resistance and
What We Can Do About It
2 pm - It's Time to Rethink Parasite Control in Sheep​​


​Dr. Ray Kaplan

Department of Infectious Diseases

College of Veterinary Medicine

The University of Georgia

Athens, GA

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

Sheep speakers

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

      Complete Saturday program (pdf)

 9 am - Marketing to Increase Value

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​Jodie Pitcock
Assistant Field Chief - Livestock & Grain
Agricultural Marketing Service
United States Department of Agriculture
​ St. Joseph, MO

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

3 pm - Management Tips for the Shepherd

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​Charlotte Clifford-Rathert, DVM
Federal Field Veterinarian

Missouri Department of Agriculture

Jefferson City, MO

The all new Holiday Inn Express in Kirksville is our headquarters hotel.
Book your room online now for a special reduced rate, 660-956-4682. Use group code: MLS

11 am - Producer Panel​


Panel Moderator: Charlotte Clifford-Rathert, DVM

Federal Field Veterinarian

Missouri Department of Agriculture

Jefferson City, MO


Panel Members: 

​Dave Hopkins, Bloomfield, IA                  Harry Cope, Truxton, MO

      Dave Birch, Perry, MO                       Bruce Lane, Lancaster, MO