Drover's Cowboy College

June 20, 2017
1-877-482-7203
hsterrett@farmjournal.com
Event Date
Custom Sponsor
Joplin Regional Stockyards & Bayer
Event Cost
300.00

<h3>Designed Specifically for Cow Calf and&nbsp;Feedlot Producers</h3>

<p><strong>Marketplace Need for Cowboy College:</strong><br />
Consumers are demanding transparency. They want assurances about animal welfare and food safety. It is imperative the cattle industry respond through education and training that promotes beef quality assurance.&nbsp;</p>

<p>Cowboy College is an educational program designed specifically for those involved in the day-to-day care&nbsp;and welfare of the animals. During this intense program directed by three&nbsp;of the industry’s leading veterinarians, cattlemen&nbsp;will learn best management practices and how to apply them to ensure the health, performance and quality of the cattle in their care.<br />
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<p>Past Speakers Included:&nbsp;</p>

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<li>Dr. Dan Thomson, DVM, Ph.D., Kansas State University, host of "DocTalk"</li>
<li>Dr. Mike Apley, DVM, Ph.D., DACVCP, Kansas State University</li>
<li>Tom Noffsinger, DVM</li>
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<p>Attendees will learn:</p>

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<li>New technologies to improve cattle health</li>
<li>Best management practices for cattle health and performance</li>
<li>Low-stress cattle handling techniques</li>
<li>How to ensure food safety and quality</li>
<li>How to improve animal welfare</li>
<li>Beef quality assurance practices</li>
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