Friday, July 13, 2018

8:00 AM (CST) –  4:00 PM (CST)

Registration begins (trade show opens)
8:00 AM – Registration Begins

8:15 AM – Weather and Climate Outlook
Dr. Pam Knox, University of Georgia

9:15 AM – Cost Per Head or Value Per Head – What is the Difference?
Dr. Dan Scruggs, Zoetis

10:00 AM – Break

10:15 AM – Forage Systems Research Update for Stocker Producers
Dr. Kim Mullenix, Auburn University

10:45 AM – Supplementation, Conversion Efficiencies, and Feed Technologies for Stocker Producers
Dr. Blaine Corners, Zoetis

11:15 AM – Health in the Feed Yard….Taking a Look Under the Hood
Dr. Issac Hardee, Veterinarian at Adams Land and Cattle, Broken Bow, Nebraska

12, Noon – Lunch and Tradeshow

1:15 PM – Cattle Market Outlook
Dr. Andrew Griffith, University of Tennessee

2:15 PM – Break

2:30 PM – Challenges and Opportunities Facing Southeastern Stocker Producers
Producer and Speaker Panel Discussion

3:30 PM – Closing Survey and Comments
Brenda Glover and Dr. Kim Mullenix, Auburn University