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 a.m. - Mitigating Marketing Fires with                             Basic Risk Management Tools

Beverly Henke
​Ag Risk Management Advisor

​Advance Trading, Inc., Brunswick, MO

10 a.m. - What Happens Next if Suddenly                           Mom Takes Over the Farm?

Ron Hanson

   Harlan Agribusiness Emeritus Professor
   University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Women in Agriculture Section Speakers

    Saturday, December 7, 2019 -- 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

       Complete Saturday program available soon (PDF)

11 a.m. - Inheriting a Farm and Farm Bill Program Update

Sarah Szachnieski

​Resource Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service


Symposium Schedule

Friday, December 6, 2019

  • 10 am to 3 pm - Nutrition Educators Training, Adair County Extension Center (This event has a small 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

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