Beef Cattle Producers Session – PM – Monday, January 9, 2017

Exhibit Hall Board Room

6:00 p.m.—6:30 p.m.
Understanding Your Farm’s Soil Type and Its Impact on Your Pasture
Phillip Sylvester, Extension Agriculture Agent, University of Delaware

6:30 p.m.
Break for Light Dinner & Delaware Beef Advisory Board/NCBA Updates—
Sponsored by the Delaware Beef Advisory Board

7:00 p.m.—7:30 p.m.
Weaning Time Management Strategies

7:30 p.m.—7:50 p.m.
Delaware’s Animal Control and Animal Cruelty Laws 101
Sherri Warburton, Animal Welfare Officer, Delaware Department of Agriculture

8:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.
Fly Control Options for Beef Cattle Operations

8:30 p.m.—8:45 p.m.
iClicker Beef Cattle Producers Needs Assessment
Susan Garey, Extension Agent, University of Delaware
Dan Severson, Extension Agriculture Agent, University of Delaware


Please RSVP by January 4 to Susan Garey at or (302) 730-4000 if you plan on attending so we can make the necessary arrangements for food and materials.

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  1.0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  1.0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  1.25
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  1.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits:  SW: .50