Jackson County Cattle Raisers Association Trade Show & Field Day
- When:Saturday, April 2, 2011, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Where:Main Event Center at Brackenridge Complex on HWY 111 South in Edna
2011 Ag Trade Show & Field Day will be held from 8:00am to 4:00 pm produced by the Jackson County AgriLife Beef Cattle Committee and the JCCRA. The field day will include several educational programs on various subjects concerning beef cattle management techniques from specialists, producers, and technicians around the area. There will also be exhibit booths and spaces with businesses advertising goods and services available for local & area cattlemen.
Trade Show Program:
8:30-9:15: Female Replacements & Bulls
9:45-10:15: Weed and Brush Control along with Pasture Management (CEU's)
10:45-11:30: Body Condition & Nutrition
1:00-2:30: What Determines the Price of Cattle at Market? Order Buyers will present a Hands-On Grading Demonstration and there will be a Grading & Pricing Contest
3:00-3:30: Feral Hog Control (CEU's)
There will be a 30 minute break between each session to give attendees time to visit the vendor booths.
If you would like more information, please call Lynn Utz at 361-782-3403 or AgriLife Extension Agent, Mike Hiller at 361-782-3312.