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Animal Sciences and Industry

K-State Ranching Summit

 K-State Ranching Summit


Friday, Oct. 7 • K-State Union Ballroom

9:30 a.m. — Registration and social

10 a.m. — Welcome, Goals

10:10 a.m. — Defining the unit of profit in cow-calf operations
Burke Teichert, Teichert Consulting

10:55 a.m. — Evaluating the cost of alternative and new grazing opportunities
Mykel Taylor and Dustin Pendell, Kansas State Univ., Ag. Economics

Noon Lunch

12:45 p.m. —  Solving complex problems in ranching
Rick Machen, King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management

1:30 p.m. —  Profitable systems approaches to ranch (resource) management
Trey Patterson, Padlock Ranch

2:15 p.m. — Break

2:30 p.m. — Farm Economy and Financial Implications
Allen Featherstone, Kansas State Univ., Ag. Economics

3:15 p.m. — Building communities to support ranching in 2050
Chuck Schroeder, Rural Futures Institute, Univ. of Nebraska

4 p.m. — Q & A with all speakers

 

Plan to join us later that evening for theK‐State Department of Animal Sciences and Industry Family & Friends Reunion beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Stanley Stout Center.

 

 

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