First Annual Ranch Sustainability Forum: May 12-14, 2014 “People, Planet, Profit…Sustainable Ranches”

First Annual

Ranch Sustainability Forum

May 12-14, 2014

 

RanchSustainabilityForum

Purpose: To provide informational resources and tools for ranch stakeholders that will help provide healthy and sustainable ranches in 2020 and beyond.

For reservations call Emily at Padlock Ranch 307-655-2264 or emily@padlockranch.com

 

Draft agenda;  some changes may be made but speakers are confirmed.

May 12

Low stress livestock handling:  Whit Hibbard (at Sheridan College) ($30)

Range monitoring; Charlie Orchard (at Padlock Ranch) Learn the Land EKG techniques for range monitoring.  Size limited to 20 people.  15 spots left. ($200 which is one half of regular price)

 

May 13

Low stress livestock handling (continued)

Range Monitoring (continued)

5:30-6:30pm  Open house and Social Hour (University of Wyoming Ag Experiment Station, Watt Building)

7:00pm  Dinner with keynote speaker  (Bob Langert, VP McDonald’s Corporate Sustainability)($20)

 

May 14 Symposium ($20)

Dr. Paul Young; Agriculture at Sheridan College

Wayne Fahsholtz; “Why Are We Talking about Sustainability?”

Dr. Jude Capper  “Marketing in a World of Sustainability Concerns.”

Burke Teichart   “Three Keys to Healthy Ranch Businesses”

Dr. Trey Patterson  “Real Life, Low Cost Replacement Heifer Strategies”

WWF speaker; “Why WWF is concerned about ranching”

Brian Mealor; U of Wyoming;    Range Weed Status and Control

 

Hosted by: Sheridan College, Padlock Ranch and Fahsholtz’s AgWin Group, First Interstate Bank,

University of Wyoming,

(others)

Contact: For reservations call Emily at Padlock Ranch 307-655-2264 or emily@padlockranch.com

2 thoughts on “First Annual Ranch Sustainability Forum: May 12-14, 2014 “People, Planet, Profit…Sustainable Ranches”

  1. These types of posts are the best. As a rancher with farms for sale, frequent cattle sales and tac for sale, I have to make sure that I have a sustainability report like this. I will continue reading the posts on this blog as they are super informative. Thanks for the work you put into this site.

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