August 3-4, 2017

The ninth annual Deep South Stocker Conference is headed to Mississippi. This year’s program will offer a combination of seminars, demonstrations, as well as tours. The cost of this year’s conference is $100. This includes all of the seminars, demos, notebook, tour, lunch on Friday, and dinner. For more information on the program, registration, and location, please navigate the website or call your local Extension office.
August 3-4, 2017 in Starkville, MS

Registration

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This conference is a joint effort between the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Mississippi State University Extension Service, and the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension.

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Location

This year’s conference will be held in Starkville, MS.

Mississippi Horse Park
869 E Poorhouse Rd.
Starkville, MS 39759

Lodging
Coming soon.


Topics

Justifications of Stockmanship and Stewardship

Consumer Perceptions of Common Production Practices and Animal Welfare

Impact of Stress and Handling on Cattle Performance

Economics of Best Management Practices

Practical Stewardship

Best Management Practices for Castration, Dehorning, and Euthanasia

Forage and Nutrition Planning

Practical Stockmanship

Reading Cattle Behavior and Teaching Cattle to Respond

Low-stress Cattle Handling – on horseback

Low-stress Cattle Handling – on foot

Best Management Practices

Environmental Stewardship Hot Topics

Combating Cowboy Tendencies

Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors for help making the conference possible.
Please visit their websites to learn what they can offer your operation.

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Conference Participants

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