SPEAKERS

Tuesday, January 23rd

Rod Pedersen, voice of the Saskatchewan Roughriders, CKRM’s The Sports Cage

 

Wednesday, January 24th

Dr. Joe Schwarz, Director of McGill University Office of Science and Society

“Agricultural Myths and Facts” Demystifying science and separating sense from nonsense.

 

Panel Discussion: Media’s impact on consumer perception/buying decisions

Moderator Marty Seymour, FCC

 

Rick Burton, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Province of Saskatchewan

 

Dr. Karen Beauchemin, AAFC Lethbridge Research & Development Centre

“Reducing Methane Emissions for the Cow-Calf and Feedlot Sectors”

 

Dr. Jillian Bainard, AAFC-Swift Current Research & Development Centre

“Are Cover Crops a Silver Bullet Strategy to Increase Forage Production?”

 

Dr. Bart Lardner, WBDC and College of Agriculture and Bioresources, U of S

“Improving the Success of Corn Grazing”

 

Murray Feist, Livestock Specialist, Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture

“Does Your Water Quality Measure Up?”

 

Dr. Murray Jelinski, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, U of S

“The Changing Face of Saskatchewan Beef Producers: Opportunity Ahead”

 

Dr. Nathan Erickson, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, U of S

“Should I Vaccinate Young Calves?”

 

Dr. Fabienne Uehlinger, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, U of S

“Role of Vitamin E in Calf Health”

 

Oliver Schunicht, Feedlot Health Management Services Ltd.

“Will Pre-Conditioning Calves Increase Revenue for the Cow-Calf Producer?”

 

Dr. Karen Schwartzkopf-Genswein, AAFC-Lethbridge Research & Development

“Reducing the Pain of Painful Procedures”

 

Murad Al-Katib, CEO AGT Foods, World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

 

Thursday, January 25th

“Hot Topic of the Day” speaker and content to be announced in December

 

Lance Stockbrugger, CA, farmer and tax and succession planning specialist

 “Succession and Taxes: Both are Certain”

 

Canadian Cattlemen’s Association President Dan Darling

 

Beef Cattle Research Council Science Director Reynold Bergen

 

Canada Beef CEO Francis Andres

 

 

 

SASKATCHEWAN BEEF INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

Saskatchewan's Premier Beef Event

For more information or to register:

306-731-7610

shannon.mcarton@sasktel.net