May 15, 2019

2019 WSASAS Beef Symposium Preview

2019 WSASAS Beef Symposium - Applications of Technology in Western Beef Production

Don't miss the opportunity to join us in Boise, ID at the 2019 ASAS Western Section Annual Meeting.

7:30-9am - Performix Nutrition (Liquid feed and dry supplement company) Nampa, ID

  • Overview of AgriBeef
  • Tour liquid feed plant

10:30-12:30pm - Simplot Land & Livestock (Cattle feeder and cow/calf operation) Grand View, ID

  • Overview of Simplot Land & Livestock
  • Tour Simplot Feedlot

1-4:30pm - Colyer Herefords & Angus (Seedstock operation) Bruneau, ID

  • Lunch - Sponsored by PerFormix/AgriBeef

Seminar - Current and future applications of technology throughout the production chain

  • New Strategies in cow-calf nutrition and future directions - Dr. Jason Sawyer, TAMU
  • Cutting edge and future technologies in feedlot nutrition - Dr. Tim Bodine, Northwest Research and Nutrition, LLC
  • The future for technology in reproduction and genetics - Dr. Holly Neibergs, WSU
  • The Social Challenge - Communicating the role of technology to the public and how do we maintain ability to use technology in animal production - Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, UC - Davis