Below is a list of the Guest Speakers for the 2017 MFGC Annual Conference

(Click on a speaker’s name to bring up their bio.)

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Dr. Fred Provenza 

How Palates Link Herbivores with Landscapes 
Mending Broken Links Soil, Plants, Herbivores, and Humans 



Ray Archuleta 

Managing Nutrients in a Pasture Eco-System
Grazing Cover Crops 




Ben Bartlett, DVM 

Serengeti, Soil & You 


Greg Christiansen 

Integrating Sheep and Goats into a Cattle Operation




Joseph W. Koenen  

Missouri’s Complex Fence Law  (PDF Download will be available after the conference)


Max Alleger 

Audubon Conservation Ranching Beef Program 


John Jennings 

 300 Days of Grazing


Matt Boatright

The Ups and Downs of Co-Grazing Sheep and Cattle 

Mike Kasten  

Producer Panel ~ with Todd Giesert


Todd Giesert  

Producer Panel ~ with Mike Kasten