Clemson University

Beef Cattle Outlook and Volativity Workshop

Topics Include:

  • Beef Cattle Outlook
  • Understanding and Managing Input Costs
  • Economics of Breeding Methods and Defined Calving Season
  • Economics of Castration
  • Importance of Weaning Weights and Economics of Backgrounding
  • Utilizing Futures and Marketing Strategies

Speakers Include:

  • Dr, Bernt Nelson, Ag Economist
  • Dr. Matthew Burns, CU Beef Specialist
  • Brian Beer, Area Livestock and Forages Agent
  • Lee Van Vlake, Area Livestock and Forages Agent

Workshop is FREE and will include class material and lunch.  Please RSVP by May 17 for accurate lunch count.  Call Kesha Johnson 803-283-3302, ext. 0.


Monday, May 21, 2018 at 10:00am to 2:30pm

Fort Lawn Community Center, Fort Lawn, SC 5554 Main St, Fort Lawn, SC 29714

Event Type



Cooperative Extension Service, Chester, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Richland, York, Livestock and Forages

Target Audience

General Public



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Brian Beer

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