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Beef Producers Can Sharpen Management Skills Through SDSU Extension Feedlot Shortcourse

August 1 @ 10:00 am - August 2 @ 3:00 pm


BROOKINGS, S.D. – SDSU Extension is hosting a feedlot shortcourse Aug. 1-2, 2017 at the SDSU Cow/Calf Education and Research Facility classroom (2901 Western Avenue, Brookings).

Each day the shortcourse will begin at 10 a.m. and run until 3 p.m. 
“This is an opportunity for cattle feeders to sharpen their management skills and improve their profit potential,” said Warren Rusche, SDSU Extension Beef Feedlot Management Associate.
The course is designed for producers or for industry professionals who work with cattle feeders.
The shortcourse will feature industry experts from the Upper Midwest. 
Sessions will cover:
  • Maximizing the Value of Feed
  • Feeding Management
  • Successful Management of Facilities
  • Cattle Health
  • Marketing
Registration is limited to 30 participants. To cover costs, the program (including two lunches) will be $125. To register, and more information, contact Warren Rusche, SDSU Extension Beef Feedlot Management Associate at  warren.rusche@sdstate.edu or 605-688-5452.


August 1 @ 10:00 am
August 2 @ 3:00 pm