Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course, trade show
The 57th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course will be held Monday through Wednesday, Aug. 1-3, in College Station.
The conference, sponsored by Texas AgriLife Extension, will feature numerous educational sessions and workshops. These sessions will include information covering cattle production, forage management, nutrition, reproduction, record keeping, brush busting, cattle handling, and landowner issues.
The keynote speaker for this year’s short course will be Dr. Temple Grandin of Colorado State University.
Participants can receive a Texas Department of Agriculture private pesticide applicator’s license during the short course and can earn 10 pesticide continuing education units if already licensed.
Registration is $140 per person and includes a 600-page Beef Cattle Short Course proceedings, trade show admittance, admission to the famous “Texas Aggie Prime Rib” dinner, meals, and daily refreshments.
For more information and to register, call 979-845-6931 or visit http://beef.tamu.edu.