Agenda

Friday, January 31, 2020
Coyote Club and Events Center 137 Main Street, Shelby, MT

10 am to 11 am:  Registration and Trade Show
11 am – 12:30 pm: Dan Manternach “The Big Picture in Ag”
1:30 – 12:30 pm: Lunch and Trade Show
1:30 pm – 5 pm: Dan Maternach “Financial Management Skills and Business Planning” & “Farming is a Blessing and not a Punishment.”
5 – 5:30 pm: No host social and trade show
5:30 – 6:30 pm: Roast Beef Dinner
6:30 – 9 pm:  Trade Show and Social

Saturday, February 1, 2020
Shelby High School, 1001 Valley Street, Shelby, MT 

8 am – 8:30 am: Registration, coffee, and rolls
8:30 – 8:45 am: Opening Session
8:45 – 12:15 pm: 18 workshops on Financial management and record keeping • Farm Business Operating Structure & Tax Management Analysis • Crop Insurance • Livestock Marketing • Communication in a Family Business • Fertilizer 101 • Fetal Programming • Cowherd Nutrition • Grain Marketing • Planning for Health Care after Retirement and many more
12:15 – 1:15 pm: Lunch and Trade Show
1:15 -4:45 pm: 18 workshops on Grain marketing • Succession Planning • Herd Health • Conservation Easements • Rural Development • Crop Scouting • Sprayer Calibration • FSA and NRCS programs • Valuing Equipment • Using EPDs for Bull Selection and many more
4:45 – 5:15 pm: Trade show and time to visit with speakers

 

Daycare available on site both days by local youth.

For conference questions: Glacier County Extension, (406) 873 – 2239 or glacier@montana.edu