Northeast Tennessee Beef Expo is October 13-14
Oct 10, 2022
Check-in for both days of the program will begin at 7:30 a.m. EDT. Sessions will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at 2:30 p.m. The pre-registration cost is $20 per person to attend for one day or $40 per person to attend both days. Lunch is included both days.
Producers who are interested in becoming Master Beef Producer certified will be able to do so at the event. The cost for Master Beef certification is $100 and includes the two-day expo fee. This fee must be paid during pre-registration.
The expo will include a tradeshow on the first day with talks by industry experts, breed association representatives, veterinarians, and university specialists. Planned program topics also include:
- Animal Health
- Marketing Strategies
- Impacts of Improper Forage and Nutrition
- The Cost of Ignoring Genetics
- Reproductive Efficiency
- Culling Decisions and How to Make Them
- Soil Amendment Options
- Hyper Local versus Traditional Markets
- Farm Facility Planning
- Bull Management
The Northeast Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center is located off U.S. Highway 70 approximately five miles south of Greeneville at 2255 East Allens Bridge Road. For more information, please contact your local county Extension office.
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