Please join us at the 2021 CLA Annual Meeting and Colorado’s Finest Celebration to be held June 2-3 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Greeley, Colorado. This is the first year that the event will be held in-person and will also be available to virtual attendees! CLA’s Annual Meeting is one of the largest gatherings of livestock producers and trade show vendors in Colorado.
Wednesday afternoon will begin with a panel focused on the importance of telling livestock agriculture’s story with panelists Amanda Radke, BEEF Magazine, Jennifer Brown, The Colorado Sun, Mike Thoren, Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, Keith Belk, Colorado State University, and moderated by Sarah Beatty, M&C Communications. Later, attendees will hear from Chris Brown, Vice President of Policy and Research, Common Sense Institute on Colorado’s competitiveness, economic recovery and $2B in new taxes and fees. Join us in the evening for the welcome reception followed by Colorado’s Finest Celebration to catch up with old friends and make new ones!
Keynote speaker, Dr. Frank Mitloehner, Professor and Air Quality Extension Specialist, University of California, Davis, has done the math on the livestock industry’s contribution to climate change. He is a professor in the Department of Animal Science at the University of California, Davis, specializing in measurement and mitigation of airborne pollutants from livestock production, including greenhouse gases, VOCs, ammonia, hydrogen sulfide and particulate matter. Dr. Mitloehner joins CLA for a closer look at the claims against agriculture and what he says is the truth behind livestock production and climate change.
The past Presidents of CLA and the Colorado Cattle Feeder’s Association will be celebrated for their leadership at Thursday’s luncheon. CLA’s Top Choice Award recipients, Dr. Keith Roehr and Dr. Bernard Rollin, will be recognized for their contributions to Colorado’s livestock industry and CLA President Dwain Weinrich will give a State of the Association address.
Please register online by May 27, 2021. Attendees will receive a discounted hotel rate of $134.00 if they book before May 21, 2021. Call 1-844-570-7816 and use the code LIV to reserve your hotel room.
We hope you choose to be part of the 2021 CLA Annual Meeting!