Monticello, Arkansas – Calling all cattle producers! The College of Forestry Agriculture & Natural Resources (CFANR) at the University of Arkansas at Monticello will be hosting a Beef Cattle Field Day for producers on Tuesday, October 1. CFANR will open up its cattle barn for visitors followed with a question and answer session.
Free registration will begin at 5:00 pm in the CFANR lobby.
In addition to an overview of the management of the current cattle herd, topics to be discussed include:
- Overview of UAM Farm and Cattle Herd
Greg Montgomery, UAM Farm Manager
- Weight Gain after Castration With and Without Pain Relief
Dr. Rocky Lindsey, UAM Assistant Professor
- Benefits of Shade for Beef Cattle Production
Amanda Foust, UAM Graduate Student
- Market Trends and Economic Implications for Beef Producers
Dr. Bob Stark, UAM Professor
Dinner will be served afterwards at the CFANR building. For more information, contact the CFANR front office at 870-460-1052.