Regional Symposiums

Colorado Livestock Association hosts symposiums in Hugo, La Junta, Fort Morgan, and Loveland each year. The symposiums feature a full day of informative speakers covering a multitude of important topics affecting the livestock industry.

Arkansas Valley Livestock Symposium

When:

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Where:

Otero Junior College
Student Center Banquet Room
1802 Colorado Avenue, La Junta, CO 81050

Schedule:

8:30        Coffee and Check-in

9:00        #BetterWithBeef

Steve Wooten, Colorado Cattlemen’s Association

Bill Hammerich, Colorado Livestock Association

10:00     Panel: Challenges for Local Ranchers

Weaning Strategies for Success, Lora Bledsoe, DVM, Bledsoe Mobile Veterinary Clinic

Videos and Verification, Glenn Benjamin, Bijou Creek Livestock

Costs Could Be the Next Ranch Downfall, Ryan Rhoades, PhD, Colorado State University

Moderator, Bill Hammerich, Colorado Livestock Association

11:30     Sponsor Introductions

12:00     Lunch

12:45     Advocacy in Action

Bill Hammerich, Colorado Livestock Association

1:30        Wrap-up

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Eastern Colorado Livestock Symposium

When:

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Where:

Morgan Community College, Founders Room
920 Barlow Rd, Fort Morgan, CO 80701

Schedule:

TBD

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Sponsor:

AGPROfessionals
Elanco
Zoetis

Front Range Livestock Symposium

When:

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Where:

Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center
River Birch ABC
4705 Clydesdale Parkway, Loveland, CO 80538

Schedule:
10:00 am – Welcome, Bill Hammerich, Colorado Livestock Association

10:05 am – Stories, Lies and Surveillance: Exposing Workers’ Compensation Fraud, Pinnacol Assurance

10:50 am – Human Resource Presentation, TBD

11:30 – Sponsor Recognition

11:45 – Advocacy in Action, Bill Hammerich, Colorado Livestock Association

12:00 pm – Lunch Break

12:45 pm – Incident Investigation, Pinnacol Assurance

1:30 pm – Adjourn

***There are TWO available Safety Group credits at this meeting for Safety Group members in attendance. You must be present during the presentation to obtain the credit.

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Sponsors:

 

Marshall Frasier Beef Symposium

When:

February 19, 2020

Where:

Lincoln County Fairgrounds Event Building
33747 County Rd 2W, Hugo, CO 80821

Schedule:

TBD

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Sponsors:

TBD

Strengthen the Future of Agriculture

Sponsorship of events and meetings is a great way to connect with Colorado’s livestock producers. Sponsors also receive company recognition in the Annual CLA Vision Magazine, Membership Directory and Livestock Industry Buyers Guide as well exclusive industry partner member benefits.