Cattleman’s Boot Camp
Cattleman’s Boot Camp Set for September: Registration now open for University of Wyoming event.
Cattle producers are invited to gather for a Cattlemen’s Boot Camp, Sept.28-29, at the University of Wyoming in Laramie.
The event, hosted by the American Angus Association® in partnership with the UW Animal Science Department, provides purebred and commercial producers timely information presented by academic and industry professionals.
Open to all cattle producers, Cattlemen’s Boot Camps are funded by the Angus Foundation and feature a day and a half of educational materials and speakers.
“We are excited to bring this educational opportunity to Wyoming,” says Shelia Stannard, Association director of activities and events. “Cattlemen’s Boot Camps are designed for all producers, and the subjects covered are vital for success in today’s industry.”
Topics include: business management, herd health, cow herd nutrition and reproductive management, feed efficiency, understanding carcass grades, adding value to a commercial herd, and communication in the beef industry.
Registration is $75 per person and includes meals and educational materials. Registration forms are due Sept. 4th and can be submitted electronically or mailed to Misty Miller at the American Angus Association, 3201 Frederick Ave., Saint Joseph, MO 64506. Late and walk-in registrations are not accepted.
Hotel rooms are available at the Hilton Garden Inn for a rate of $99, plus tax. To reserve a room, call 307-745-5500 and ask for the University Business rate. To register or for more information visit www.angus.org.
To see the UW Cattlemen's Boot Camp agenda, click here.