Tag Archives: beef cattle

Beef Cattle Symposium

The 10th Annual CenTex Beef Cattle Program will be held on September 28, 2018 at the Johnson County Sheriff’s Posse, 1315 South Main, Cleburne, Texas.  Registration is at 7:30 a.m. and program starts at 8:00.  A variety of Ag Commercial Vendor booths will be set up for you to visit before, during and after the program.  Door prizes will be drawn throughout the day.  The 2018 program includes the following topics: Herd Health & Heifer Development “Hot Bulls” Bovine Trichomoniasis Cattle Market Update and Cost Breakdown of Cow… Read More →

Beef Cattle Short Course

Beef market, weather outlook to be featured at Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course   The outlook for consumer beef demand as well as price forecasts for the cattle market will be featured during the general session of the 64th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course Aug. 6-8 at Texas A&M University in College Station. The general session, set for Aug. 6, will feature Randy Blach, CEO of CattleFax, who will give a beef cattle market outlook. “Everyone is wanting to know the trends and how this will… Read More →

Annual Beef Cattle Meeting

Original meeting  date of January 16 was cancelled due to weather and rescheduled for  this date. Somervell, Bosque, Hood and Johnson County A&M AgriLife extension offices are partnering to hold the 19th annual Central Texas Beef Cattle meeting.  This educational program will feature Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Specialists. The event is open to anybody who would like to attend.  It will provide a basic education in agriculture, specifically cow-calf operations.  Attendees with a pesticides applicator license can receive 1 continuing education hour for attending the event.  

Annual Beef Cattle Meeting

Cancelled Due to Weather.   Will be rescheduled for late Spring 2018.   Somervell, Bosque, Hood and Johnson County A&M AgriLife extension offices are partnering to hold the 19th annual Central Texas Beef Cattle meeting.  This educational program will feature Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Specialists in entomology, beef cattle, and economics.  The date for this event is January 16, 2018 with registration starting at 5:30pm at the Johnson County Livestock Exchange, located at 3119 North Main Street in Cleburne, Texas. The event is open to anybody who would like… Read More →

19th Annual Central Texas Beef Cattle Meeting

*****************Program Cancelled********************     The Central Texas Beef Cattle Program scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 in Cleburne, Texas has been CANCELLED due to weather and road conditions in the forecast.   This program will be rescheduled for the late Spring 2018, watch for more details.       Somervell, Bosque, Hood and Johnson County A&M AgriLife extension offices are partnering to hold the 19th annual Central Texas Beef Cattle meeting.  This educational program will feature Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Specialists in entomology, beef cattle, and economics.  The… Read More →

CenTex Beef Cattle Program

2017 CenTex Beef Cattle Program September 29, 2017 Swinging B Ranch, Axtell, Texas (Located off Kirkland Hill Road, 20 minutes north east of Waco)   The 2017 CenTex Beef Cattle Program will include live cattle demonstrations, a ranch tour and a ribeye steak dinner.  The demonstrations, ranch tour, and speakers will include topics such as: Embryo Transfer and a live ET/Flush Benefits of a Bull Gain Test Managing Warm Season Forages to Meet Your Goals Benefits of Technology in Beef Cattle Beefmaster Breeders Update Bull Selection and Management… Read More →

Extension Beef Cattle Program

The nine county Extension Beef Cattle Program will be held on the beautiful “Swinging B” Ranch, Axtell, Texas on Friday, September 29th. The ranch is located off Kirkland Hill Road, 20 minutes North East of Waco.  This years’ program will include live cattle demonstrations, a ranch tour and a ribeye steak dinner. Speakers will include Dr. Jason Cleere – Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Beef Cattle Specialist; Dr.s Dan Miller and Todd Whitesell, of M&W Cattle Services; Lance Bauer – Beefmaster Breeders United; Hugh Aljoe – Noble Foundation; and… Read More →

8th ANNUAL CENTEX BEEF CATTLE SYMPOSIUM

1 CEU Credit 8:00 am – Registration Registration Fee:  $25.00 Program Topics Include: Fundamentals of Pasture Leasing & Weaning Options to Reduce Stress and Weight Loss Dr. Jason Banta – Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Beef Cattle Specialist Developing a Long Term Farm/Ranch Financial Plan & Factors affecting the Cattle Market Dr. Jason Johnson, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Economist Fall Armyworms, Grasshoppers, Mosquitos (Zika and West Nile) and their Control Dr. Wizzie Brown, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension IPM Program Specialist Best Management Practices – Matching Your Herd to a Sire Dr…. Read More →

Beef Cattle Short Course

The annual Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course will be held August 1-3, 2016 at Texas A&M University.  This program has a rich tradition and historical place in the programs emanating from the Department of Animal Science at Texas A&M University.  Dating as far back as 1942, Professor John K Riggs started the first in a series of Beef Cattle Short Courses held on the campus of Texas A&M College to discuss the results of beef cattle research from the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station with Texas beef producers. … Read More →