Feedlot Management Session in Three Locations Scheduled for Feb. 20

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Register by Feb. 18 to attend any of three Iowa locations
for Feedlot Roundtable 2020.

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AMES, Iowa – The Iowa Beef Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are teaming up with University of Nebraska to offer a Feedlot Roundtable session at three Iowa locations on Thursday, Feb. 20, from 1 to 4 p.m. The session will be held in person at West Point, Neb., and via an internet connection at Manchester, Cresco and Ames in Iowa.

Topics for this year’s session include improving safety and health of employees, open feedlot pen management using roller compacted concrete and fly ash, and beef sustainability. In addition, the session will include an ISU beef research update and information on information impacting beef sustainability.

Please preregister by Feb. 18 for the location you will attend using the appropriate contact information as listed below. There's no cost to attend.

Delaware County Extension, 1417 N. Franklin St., Manchester
Denise Schwab dschwab@iastate.edu  319-472-4739

Howard County Extension, 132 1st Ave. West, Cresco
Sue Barnes, skbarnes@iastate.edu 563-547-3001

ISU Hansen Ag Student Center, 2508 Mortensen Rd, Ames
Iowa Beef Center, beefcenter@iastate.edu, 515-294-2333

See the Feedlot Roundtable flyer for more information.

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The Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State University was established in 1996 with the goal of supporting the growth and vitality of the state’s beef cattle industry. It comprises faculty and staff from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and College of Veterinary Medicine, and works to develop and deliver the latest research-based information regarding the beef cattle industry. For more information about IBC, visit www.iowabeefcenter.org.

Contact:
Russ Euken, Iowa State University Extension livestock specialist, 641-923-2856, reuken@iastate.edu


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