The premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide.

November 30 and December 1, 2018

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

Missouri Livestock Symposium

10 am - Fowl From Beginning to End
11 am - Challenges to Poultry Keeping and How
​to Avoid Them

Jesse Lyons

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO

Food Chatter/Stock Dog speakers

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

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

Booking Trade Show booths now.  Get the trade show flyer.              Learn more about the Ag Lenders Seminar.

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

2 pm - Should You Have a Herding Dog -- What's Involved?

3 pm - Ways to Train Your Herding Dog

4 pm - Dog Trialing and Ranch Work

Bob Johnson

Dog trainer, BJ Border Collies

Tingley, Iowa

9 am - Safety & Benefits of GMO Crops​


John Vicini, Ph.D.

Food and Feed Safety Lead for Scientific Affairs

Senior Research Fellow, Regulatory Sciences

Monsanto Company, St. Louis, MO

Dr. Vicini will also speak at the Nutrition Educators Training on Friday, December 1