Feedlot Forum Planned For Tuesday, January 18th In Sioux Center


Scott Van Aartsen, KIWA Radio (IA)

Jan 6, 2022


Sioux Center, Iowa — Beef feedlot producers and agri-business professionals are invited to attend a beef industry conference coming up this month in Sioux Center.


“Emerging Trends in Beef Feedlots” is the focus of what’s called “Feedlot Forum 2022.” Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Beef Field Specialist Beth Doran says that on Tuesday, January 18 at the Terrace View Event Center in Sioux Center, key presenters will focus on proper implanting, the evolution of traceable beef, and the newly adopted U.S. Cattle Industry Feedyard Audit that packers will soon require from feedlot producers. She tells us there’s a full lineup of nationally-known speakers


Rounding out the day is “Beef Cattle Market Situation and Outlook” by Dr. Lee Schulz, an Extension livestock market economist at Iowa State University.


Experts tell us Feedlot Forum will focus on the latest emerging trends in beef feedlots. Cattle feeders should come prepared to participate and discover how to stay competitive in the beef industry...