Conference Agenda

Monday, November 6th, 2017 

10:00 – 10:45
Registration 

10:45 – 11:00
Welcome – Amy Hamilton, MFGC/GLCI President 

11:00 – 12:00
Managing Nutrients in a Pasture Eco-System - Ray Archuleta 

12:00 – 1:00
Lunch – visit with exhibitors 

1:00 – 1:45
300 Days of Grazing – John Jennings 

1:45 – 2:15
Break – visit exhibitors 

2:15 – 3:15
“Serengeti, Soil and You” – Ben Bartlett 

3:15 – 3:45
Break – refreshments and visit exhibitors 

3:45 – 4:30
“Integrating Sheep and Goats into a Cattle Operation” – Greg Christianson 

4:30 – 4:45
Break (No Refreshments) 

4:45 – 5:30
Grazing Cover Crops – Ray Archuleta 

5:30 – 6:30
Social/networking – visit with exhibitors 

6:30 – 8:30
Banquet 

Business Meeting 

  • MFGC/GLCI report – Mark Kennedy 
  • Install New Board Members – Amy Hamilton 
  • Grasslander Awards – Amy Hamilton 
  • Scholarship Award – Amy Hamilton 

Tuesday, November 7th.2017

 

6:30 – 7:30
MFGC/GLCI Board Breakfast Meeting 

8:00 – 9:00
Producer Panel – Mike Kasten and Todd Giesert 

9:00 – 9:45
“How Palates Link Herbivores with Landscapes” – Dr. Fred Provenza 

9:45 – 10:15
Break – refreshments visit exhibitors 

10:15 – 11:00
Audubon Conservation Ranching Beef Program – Max Alleger 

11:00 – 11:45
“Missouri’s Complex Fence Law-What Have They Changed Now?” – Joe Koenen 

11:45 – 12:45
Lunch – visit with exhibitors 

12:45 – 1:30
“The Ups and Downs of Co-Grazing Sheep and Cattle”– Matt Boatright 

1:30 – 2:30
“Mending Broken Links Soil, Plants, Herbivores, and Humans” – Dr. Fred Provenza

 

Adjourn
Begin MFGC/GLCI Board Meeting