MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- April 6 to 7, 2015
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2015
- April 8, 2015
Scholastic Journalism Day 2015
- April 9, 2015
1st Annual Missouri Bridge Conference
- April 20 to 22, 2015
2015 Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity
- April 21 to 22, 2015
Changing the Future of Childhood Obesity: Aligning and Amplifying Statewide Efforts
- May 12 to 14, 2015
66th Annual Traffic and Safety Conference
- May 27 to 29, 2015
2015 IPG Symposium
- June 1 to 5, 2015
2015 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 3 to 7, 2015
FRTI Summer Fire School 2015
- June 4 to 5, 2015
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
- June 10 to 12, 2015
Cambio de Colores 2015
- July 7 to 8, 2015
2015 Missouri Dairy Grazing Conference
Hickory County Ag Conference
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, 5:45 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The McCarty Senior Center
Rt. 3 Box 3282
Wheatland, MO 65779
Located on the south side of highway 54
1/2 mile east of Wheatland, MO.
Rt. 3 Box 3282, Wheatland MO map...
The annual Hickory County Agriculture Conference is scheduled for Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the McCarty Senior Center in Wheatland. Registration begins at 5:45 p.m. followed by dinner and the evening program.
Speakers include Wesley Tucker discussing “5 Keys to Profitability in Beef Cattle Operations” and Gene Schmitz discussing “Alternative Forage for Beef Cattle”. Additional topics for the evening include updates from the Farm Service Agency by Rick Lightfoot, Natural Resources Conservation Service by Gorman Bennett and the Hickory County Soil & Water Conservation District by Duane Mackey.
The conference is being sponsored by Bank of Urbana, Boliver and Weaubleau Farmer’s Exchange, the Hickory County Commissioners and the Hickory County Extension Council. Additional sponsors are also being solicited.
Hickory County Ag Conference speakers include Wesley Tucker discussing “5 Keys to Profitability in Beef Cattle Operations” and Gene Schmitz discussing “Alternative Forages for Beef Cattle”. USDA and SWCD personnel will also present agency updates.
To register by phone, for more information, or to make special accommodations due to disability, please contact the Hickory County Extension Center before Friday, February 21, 2014 at 417-745-6767. more...