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2016 Feeding Quality Forum

The Great Plains premier feeding seminar

Aug. 23, 2016 - Grand Island, Nebraska
Aug. 25, 2016 - Amarillo, Texas

The 10th annual Feeding Quality Forum offered new insight on a variety of topics, from a detailed market outlook to consumer perceptions of the beef industry. Feedyard managers also shared their ideas on employee management. Producing quality beef and feed sample testing was also discussed. Presentations from these keynote speakers are available, along with a summary of the event.

Dan Basse

Global Grain Supply Grows Along with Competition for US Farmers
Dan Basse, President, AgResource Company

Ty E. Lawrence

Beef Yield Grading: History, Issues, and Opportunities
Dr. Ty E. Lawrence, Professor of Animal Science at West Texas A&M University 

Dr. T. Robin Falkner

Presentation not available
Dr. T. Robin Falkner, Zoetis

Dr. Robbi Pritchard

When are these cattle Done?
Dr. Robbi Pritchard, Professor at South Dakota State University

Dr. Pete Anderson

How External Influences are Changing Cattle Feeding
Dr. Pete Anderson, Director of Research for Midwest PMS, LLC