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Beef Cattle Production Meeting

Crop and Soil Environmental News, October 1997

Rexford E. Cotton,
Extension Agent
Surry County

Virginia Cooperative Extension will be conducting an Educational Beef Cow/Calf Meeting on Monday, December 15, 1997 at Windsor High School, Windsor, Virginia. The meeting will begin with a sponsored steak dinner at 6:00PM sharp. All Southeast Virginia and Northeast North Carolina farmers are invited.

6:00 pmDinner: Steak and Potato

6:45 - 7:10 pmStrategies for Producing a High Percentage Calf Crop
by Dr. John Hall, Virgnia Tech Extension Beef Specialist
7:10 - 7:40 pmWhat Kinds of Cattle Buyers Want and Breeding Programs to Produce Them
by Dr. Roger McCraw, NCSU Extension Beef Specialist
7:40 - 8:05 pmFuture Approaches to Marketing and Market Outlook
by Mr. Bill McKinnon, Virgnia Tech Extension Beef Marketing Specialist
8:05 - 8:30 pmRecognition and Co-sponsors Comments
8:30 - 9:00 pmMini Trade Show and Visiting Exhibits
All farmers are encouraged to attend. Call your local Extension Office on or before December 11, 1997 to pre-register or call Rexford E. Cotten at 757-294-5215 (Monday through Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm). Let's learn how to increase profits in beef production. Call Today! MARK YOUR CALENDARS TODAY.
If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Rexford E. Cotten between 8:30am and 5:00pm daily at the Surry Extension Office or call 757-294-5215 or 1-800-239-5262 to discuss accommodation needs.

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