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University of Illinois Extension serving Boone, DeKalb and Ogle Counties

Ogle County
421 W Pines Rd, Ste 10
Oregon, IL 61061
Phone: 815-732-2191
FAX: 815-732-4007
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Boone County
205 Cadillac Court
Unit 3
Belvidere, IL 61008-1733
Phone: 815-544-3710
FAX: 815-544-4606
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

DeKalb County
1350 West Prairie Drive
Sycamore, IL 60178-3166
Phone: 815-758-8194
FAX: 815-758-8199
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

Beef Cattle Update

Beef Cattle Update

On Wednesday, December 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Jo Daviess County Extension Office, 204 Vine St, Elizabeth, IL the University of Illinois Extension will hold a Beef Cattle Update. Pre-registration is requested by Tuesday, December 12, 2017. To register or for more information on this program call us at 815-858-2273 or visit us online at . Registration cost is $5.

Join Travis Meteer, U of I Extension Commercial Agriculture Educator, as he discusses winter feed rations for beef cows, outcomes from a drylot-cow demonstration, and a research update on low-stress weaning methods. Travis is based at the Orr Research Center in western Illinois where he researches many aspects of the cow/calf herd and beef production practices. 

Source: Margaret Larson, County Director,

Local Contact: Alex Burbach, Program Coordinator - Jo Daviess County,