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Date:
February 3, 2022
Time:
8:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Location:

Olds College Alumni Centre

Address:
4500 50 St
Olds, AB T4H 1R6
Cost:
$55 (includes lunch) Virtual or In-person options. Restrictions Exemption Program in effect
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Ranching Opportunities

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Ranching Opportunities is a conference designed for producers involved in or interested in the profession of managing livestock. It was developed with the goal of promoting environmentally and economically sustainable livestock production. We offer innovative and thought provoking sessions tailored to the current industry issues facing livestock producers.

2022 Agenda

From the Soil Up Protecting your soil after drought
Dr. Kris Nichols, KRIS Systems Education & Consultation

Developing an effective vaccine program for your ranch
Dr. Joyce Donkersgoed, Feedlot Veterinarian 

Grassland Research
Dr. Edward Bork, University of Alberta  

Breakout Sessions:    

1. Alternative Feeds 
Dr. John McKinnon, Consulting nutritionist  

2. Using Technology to Predict Forage Yields
Sean Thompson, Olds College Technology Access Centre for Livestock Production

3. Vaccine Tools & Care 
Andrea Hansen, Lakeland College 

4. ALUS Grazing Forward Program
Sean McGrath,  Round Rock Ranching

Producer Panel

What regenerative agriculture means to you and how to make it pay!

Moderator: Dr. Kris Nichols
Presenter 1: Tim Wray
Presenter 2: Daryl Chubb
Presenter 3: TBA

Register Here: Ranching Opportunities

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