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Orr Beef Research Center FIELD DAY

September 5, 2018 (5:00 PM )

Orr Beef Research Center
Wednesday, September 5th - 5pm
Program starts at JWCC Ag Center

*Research Update*

-“Evaluation of Parasite Resistance in Cattle Treated with LongRange™”
-“Influence of DDGS on Bull Development and Reproduction Traits”
-“Effect of Heifer Development System”
-“Outcomes from Extended Dry-Lot Housing of Cows”

Discussion will be led by Dr. Dan Shike, Travis Meteer, and U of I Graduate Research Students

7:00 pm:
**Demonstration/Farm Tour*
“Guess-a-Weight Contest”
       -Guess the weight of a cow, calf, and hay bale. Prizes for the winners
“Tour of the Farm, Cattle on Display”
       -Orr Farm Crew; Wes Chapple, Danny Graham and Matt Perry

Location:
JWCC Ag Center located on IL Hwy 104. 18 Miles east of Liberty, IL. 14 miles west of Meredosia, IL


Address:
37803 St. Hwy 104
Baylis, IL 62362


Registration:
Not required. Bring a friend or neighbor


Complimentary Dinner:
No charge. Ribeye, chips, and tea

Biosecurity:
Please do not wear clothing or foot-wear which you have worn in your feedlot or pastures unless washed

Information:
If you have any questions please call:
Travis Meteer (217)-430-7030