Iowa Beef Center

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Feedlot Operations

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Iowa Beef Center
313 Kildee Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011-3150
Phone: 515-294-BEEF (2333)
Fax: 515-294-3795
beefcenter@iastate.edu

last updated: November 8, 2014

 

Heifer development series 2012

This series focuses on currently available technologies and management to increase the productivity and longevity of heifers. Cost is $15 per person, payable at the door, which includes resource materials.

Series sponsors

ABS Global, Accelerated Genetics, Elanco Animal Health, Genex, Hawkeye Breeders Service, Innovative Ag Services, Land O'Lakes-Purina, Nichols Cryo-Genetics, Pfizer Animal Health, Quality Liquid Feeds, Select Sires, Stuart Veterinary Clinic-Ultrasound Services, Iowa Beef Center, Iowa Cattlemen's Association, and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Site specific sponsors

Collison Embryo, Collison Veterinary Services, Innovative Ag Services, Maquoketa Embryos, Novartis Animal Health, Postville Vet Clinic, Spencer Ag Center LLC, Spencer Livestock Sales, Tri-County Veterinary Clinic (Lenox and Clearfield) and Valley Veterinary Center, PLC.

Please check back for additional and updated information as it becomes available.

Dates, times, locations:
Jan. 25. Rockwell City.
Jan. 26. Iowa Falls.
Feb. 6. Spencer.
Feb. 7. Postville.
Feb. 7. Richland.
Feb. 7. Stuart.
Feb. 9. Chariton.
Feb. 9. Maquoketa.
Feb. 9. Bloomfield.
March 8. Lenox. Mike Standley farm. 6 p.m. Contact Clint McDonald at 712-355-1034 or Joe Sellers at 641-203-1270. Preregister by calling Harrison County Extension at 712-644-2105.
Driving directions: From Casey’s in Lenox go 2 miles east to Vail Ave. Turn left (north) for 1 mile. At Adams-Taylor St., turn right east) and go to the second place on the left (north). Look for the ISU Extension signs.

Resources

IBC Growing Beef Newsletter |Subscribe|

IBC Research & Publications

IBC Software

ISU Beginning and Young Livestock Producer Network

ISU Resources

Water Quality Initiatives for Small Iowa Beef and Dairy Feedlot Operations (IMMAG)

Cattle Industry Resources

Applied Beef Reproductive Strategies in Beef Cattle

eXtension Beef Cattle Community

National Beef Cattle Evaluation Consortium

National Program for the Genetic Improvement of Feed Efficiency of Beef Cattle

University of Nebraska--Lincoln Beef Extension Program