2017 Conference

October 26-27


Day 1: DeShon Farm, Northeast of Columbia, MO

  • FAMACHA Training
  • Farm Tours


Day 2: Animal Science Research Center, Columbia, MO

  • Presentations


Speakers & Topics

Mark Kennedy

  • Pasture Management for Sheep & Goats
  • Multi-Species Grazing: Opportunities & Pitfalls


Susan Schoenian

  • Management Tools for Flock & Herd Improvement
  • Fine-Tuning Breeding Animal Selection for Your Farm


Wesley Tucker

  • Lease Agreement: Opportunities for Your Farm


Producer Panel:

  • Harry Cope
  • David Coplen
  • Cindy Squire


2016 Conference

June 25


Animal Science Research Center, Columbia, MO


Speakers & Topics

Mark Kennedy

  • Taking Stock
  • Facilities


Susan Jaster

  • Forages & Grazing


Charlotte Clifford-Rathert, DVM

  • Nutrition & Health
  • Hands-On Health


Nathaniel Cahill

  • Business Planning & Budgets


Producer Panel:

  • Glenda DeShon
  • Mark Tunink
  • Susan Jaster
  • David Boatright