2016 Great Lakes Professional Cattle Feeding and Marketing Short-course

This short course is a joint effort of Ohio State University Extension, Michigan State University, and the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture to enhance the cattle industry in the Eastern Corn Belt.

The first session will deal with rubber coverings for slatted floors, corn harvest systems, feed additives, and trucking livestock. The second session will include cattle economics and cattle marketing topics.

Both Ohio sessions will be held at the Wood County Junior Fair Building in Bowling Green on. Wednesday, January 20 and February 3, 2016. Registration and refreshments will be provided beginning at 6 pm each evening.

Participants may enroll by registering on line at: https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3645 or by sending a check made payable (US Funds) to Michigan State University ($35 for 1st person and $25 for each additional family/farm member (College, FFA/4-H students can register for $15 each) and mailed to Carla McLachlan, Dept. Animal Science, Michigan State Univ., 474 S. Shaw Lane, 1287 Anthony Hall, E. Lansing, MI 48824-1225. Please mail before January 16, 2013. If not mailed by January 16, contact Alan Sudermeier (sudermeier.5@osu.edu ,419-261-3410), Allen Gahler (Gahler.2@osu.edu, 419-334-6340) or Steve Boyles (boyles.4@osu.edu, 614-292-7669) if you desire to attend the program or if you have any questions about the program.