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Backgrounding Cattle Seminars

Backgrounding Cattle Seminars

Oct. 25, 26 and 27, 2016 local meetings

All events are free of charge

Backgrounding is an alternative to selling calves at weaning. Learn more about the 2016 cattle feeding opportunities through market outlook, feed availability, rations and cost of gain, rates of gain, ending weights and budgets.

Local meeting program topics:

  • Local feed prices and availability
  • Veterinary Feed Directive
  • Rations and feed costs of gain
  • Rates of gain, ending weights, and budgets

Local meetings:

  • Oct. 25 - 1 p.m., Bottineau, Farm Credit Services building
  • Oct. 25 - 7 p.m., Minot, North Central Research Extension Center
  • Oct. 26 - 9 a.m., McClusky, City Hall
  • Oct. 26 - 1:30 p.m.,  Hazen, City Hall
  • Oct. 27 - 9 a.m., Linton, Courthouse auditorium
  • Oct. 27 - 1 p.m., Ashley, Courthouse
  • Oct. 27 - 7 p.m., Fullerton, Ranch House
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