Saskatchewan Livestock Association AGM breakfast

Saskatchewan Cattle Breeders Association AGM

Saskatchewan Angus Association AGM

Saskatchewan Limousin Association board of directors

Saskatchewan Hereford Association board of directors

 

 

 

 

SCHEDULE

Wednesday, January 16th

7:30 a.m.   SBIC Opening Reception

 

Thursday, January 17th

8:00 a.m.   Registration

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Trade Show

 

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  SBIC Speaker Agenda

Conference presentations will include:

Dr. Matt Spangler, University of Nebraska, Using Genomics to Improve Cattle; Now and into the Future

Nathan Spickler, Spickler Ranch South, Glenfield, North Dakota: Genomics at Work on the Ranch

Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, Dalhousie University: Economic and Agri-Food Outlook

 

12:00 p.m. Luncheon with guest speaker Rick Burton, Deputy Minister,

                   Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture

 

1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Dr. Timothy DelCurio, University of Montana: Weaning Weight Ratio as a Measure of Efficiency

Dr. Garnet Ribeiro, University of Calgary: Improving Fibre Digestibility for Beef Cattle

Tim McAllister, AAFC Lethbridge: Straw in Diets for Finishing Cattle

Dr. Greg Penner, U of S: Corn and Barley for Feedlot Cattle

Dr. John McKinnon, U of S: Impact of Fat Sources on Calf Growth

Bree Kelln, U of S: Effective Use of Cicer and Sainfoin

Dr. Cheryl Waldner, WCVM, U of S: Antimicrobial Use in the Cow-Calf Sector

 

Industry meetings on this date will include:

Saskatchewan Verified Beef AGM at 10:30 a.m.

Saskatchewan Cattle Feeders Association AGM at 12:00 p.m.

Saskatchewan Livestock Association AGM at 4:00 p.m.

 

Evening Program: SBIC Awards Banquet

SBIC scholarship presentations, award of SLA Honour Scrolls and live auction.

 

Friday, January 18th

7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.  Breakfast

7:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Trade Show

 

SBIC Speaker Agenda 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Conference Presentations will include:

Deborah Wilson, Senior Vice President BIXSCo. Systems Inc.

Adelle Stewart, Bridges Health and Kim Keller, CEO of Do More Agriculture Foundation:

Mental Health Awareness in Agriculture "Fireside Chat"

Canada Beef Update

Beef Cattle Research Committee (BCRC) update

Canadian Cattlemen’s Association update

 

SBIC closing luncheon with guest speaker Timothy Caulfield, author,

Professor and realist “When Celebrity Culture and Science Collide”

 

Industry meetings on this date will include:

SSGA semi-annual meeting at 8:00 a.m.

Saskatchewan Angus Association AGM at 11:00 a.m.

Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association AGM at 1:30 p.m.

 

SASKATCHEWAN BEEF INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

Saskatchewan's Premier Beef Event

For more information or to register:

306-731-7610

shannon.mcarton@sasktel.net